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the university of hartford is home to approximately 500 international students and scholars from over 50 countries. we are a diverse community that values different perspectives. you will discover a campus composed of individuals who don't all see the world in the same way.

with seven distinct schools and colleges, a uhart education encourages a variety of viewpoints. because of that, our graduates are well-equipped to succeed in a world that requires global awareness and understanding.

we look forward to assisting you throughout the application process and welcoming you to the uhart community.

monday—friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. est

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international admission 
university of hartford
200 bloomfield avenue
gengras student union, room 345
west hartford, ct 06117 usa

special notification: revised admission procedures – covid 19/corona virus

due to the impacts of covid 19/coronavirus the university of hartford will make the follow accommodations for international students applying for undergraduate programs for the september/fall academic term:

  • final year academic transcripts: *select students will be considered without their final year results. **final year results can be sent once schools reopen.  

  • *english testing for spring 2021/fall 2021 - Students may submit results from the following online english tests:
  • kuwaiti students must take ielts at an official testing center. also the duolingo is not accepted by the ministry of education kuwait.
  • test optional: students will be considered without sat or act testing. 

  • sending i-20's via email:  us immigration and customs enforcement(ice) has given permission to us universities  (bottom page 3) to send i-20's by email. for the fall 2020 academic term the university of hartford will be sending i-20's by email.
i-20's sent by email as a scanned pdf's are fully approved and considered as true and legitimate documents. you will use this scanned document to complete the steps necessary to apply for the f-1 student visa. your i-20 will contain the scanned signature of the university's designated school official (dso).  

you will be receiving an alert email 24-48 hours prior to receiving your official i-20 by email. as noted in this message please check your i-20 to insure that all information is correct.
  • enrollment / deposit confirmation will be extended to july 1st for all international undergraduate students.
  • interviews availablezoom interviews are available to assist and support applicants. please send your request to

*for students who have demonstrated above average performance in first years of high school.
** three year systems need only first two years. four year systems will require only three years. 

international pathways program

the international pathway program (ipp) is open to students who have proven their academic ability but need to strengthen their english skills to achieve positive results in the collegiate environment.

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graduate studies

uhart offers more than 60 graduate degree programs across a wide range of disciplines, taught by faculty whose real-world experience prepares students for career success.

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virtual tour

we know that you might not be able to visit in person, so check out our virtual tour. you'll be able to explore various parts of campus, and go into academic buildings.


connecticut's capital city

in addition to major cultural attractions, sports and award-winning restaurants, hartford has all the diverse professional opportunities of a big city.

as an international student coming from australia, i can say that uhart has made me feel right at home through consideration, care, and support."

bianca roos '21, communication in the college of arts and sciences