New Haven County

Where History and Innovation Meet

Once its own British colony, New Haven County has flourished as a hub for technological innovation and a pioneer in higher education. New Haven County is also home to UConn’s Waterbury campus. For more than 70 years, UConn Waterbury has opened the doors to educational access and excellence for thousands of Connecticut residents.

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Waterbury Campus Impact


Total Economic Impact


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Labor Income Impact


Value Added to State Economy

Impact by Town

In every corner of the state UConn’s impact can be felt in numerous ways. From the number of students attending the University, to the dedicated faculty and staff working to make UConn what it is today, and the thousands of patients who seek quality care at UConn Health, our University touches all 169 towns in Connecticut. Find your city or town in the interactive map below to see how UConn reaches you.

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UConn IS New Haven County

Every region of the state has its own unique story and prospective to tell. UConn’s story is also New Haven’s story.