Located in Hartford, Connecticut, the University of Hartford was founded in 1957 and offers nearly ninety undergraduate majors and over thirty graduate programs. In addition to the seven colleges that offer collegiate study, the university also has two public magnet schools located on its campus. One is an elementary school and one is a high school and both focus on science and engineering.
The university offers many different social and academic clubs and honor societies as well as having several different sports options. Students may choose to participate in varsity sports, intramurals or club sports. There is also an active visual and performing arts community on campus that provides nearly constant opportunities to enhance cultural experiences.