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Campus Tour Guides

Meet our student tour guides! We offer student-led campus tours for prospective students and their families.  Campus tours are offered year-round and are available on select days between Monday and Saturday.  A walking tour of the campus usually lasts about 30 minutes. We are looking forward to seeing you on campus soon!

Meet Our Tour Guides

Hadia Ahmad

Name: Hadia Ahmad
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Ansonia, CT
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose to attend UConn Stamford due to its location in a bustling city environment with so much to do. UConn Stamford is also close to various internship and job opportunities. My major is political science. After obtaining my Bachelor's Degree, I plan to attend law school in order to pursue a career in the legal field.

Carly Brennan

Name: Carly Brennan
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Newtown, CT
Major: Business Administration
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose to come to UConn Stamford for the smaller class sizes and the opportunities it opens up to me as a business major.

Aileen Bautista

Name: Aileen Bautista
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Fairfield, CT
Major: Biology
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose UConn Stamford because it’s close to home and I like small sized classes.

Kyle Croonquist

Name: Kyle Croonquist
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Charlottesville, VA
Major: Business Administration
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose to attend UConn Stamford because students are so close to many amazing companies and different internships opportunities. I have also enjoyed the chance to be in smaller classes where I can not only build a great relationship with my peers but with my professors as well.

Maxwell Dellaquila

Name: Maxwell Dellaquila
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Trumbull, CT
Major: Computer Engineering
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose to attend UConn Stamford because it was the school that I knew I would be able to afford and not have to take out a lot of student loans in order to afford my education. I also really liked the small class size and knew that it would allow me to be successful because I would be able to interact with my professors and not feel like a number in a lecture hall.

Angie Guzman

Name: Angie Guzman
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Norwalk, CT
Major: Psychology
Why I chose UConn: I chose UConn because of its class sizes and because it is close to home. I’ve always wanted to be a husky.
I look forward to making new friends. As well as join many clubs and attending Sports games at the Storrs campus.

Konstadina Haralabidis

Name: Dina Haralabidis
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Norwalk, CT
Major: English
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose UConn Stamford because it offers a range of opportunities, from its location to the academic programs, and has many clubs I can be involved in.

Karen Lopez

Name: Karen Lopez
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Greenwich, CT
Major: Psychology
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose UConn Stamford because of its small class sizes, clubs, and internship opportunities.

 

Sona Misra

Name: Sona Misra
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Milford, CT
Major: Financial Management
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose UConn Stamford because of its location. The campus is close to many major financial companies which will give me the opportunity to intern for one of them while I attend school full-time.

 

Sonto Okam

Name: Sonto Okam
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Hamden, CT
Major: Political Science
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose to attend UConn Stamford because it is a small campus which offers students the chance to connect with teachers one on one. UConn Stamford is also right next to a big city which means leads to many opportunities.

Lauren Ozimek

Name: Lauren Ozimek
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Madison, CT
Major: Business Administration
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose to attend UConn Stamford because of the proximity to NYC, access to many internships and opportunities, and all of the fun activities that Stamford has to offer.

mackenzie pittman

Name: Mackenzie Pittman
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Hamden, CT
Major: Special Education
Why I chose UConn Stamford: UConn Stamford was an affordable option for my family. It’s a university where I can complete my major and have a career right when I graduate from school.

Rashana Weerasinghe

Name: Rashana Weerasinghe
Year: Freshman
Major: Economics
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I decided on UConn because its offerings of small class sizes, internship opportunities. and individualized learning, all aligned with the criteria that was important to me in a college.

Dominic Zaleski

Name: Dominic Zaleski
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Shelton, CT
Major: Financial Management
Why I chose UConn Stamford: I chose to attend UConn Stamford because it is close to home, and commuting is something that is really fun and easy for me to do. I love that even though I commute, it is still easy to be involved in campus activities.