The University of Bridgeport’s leadership, faculty, staff, students and alumni have continued to demonstrate excellence over the years. The university’s website contains details of some of the most recent notable awards for the Purple Knights Family.
The university recently opened the Bauer Hall Innovation Center, a 9,600-square-foot business and technology facility. It is focused on providing students with the knowledge and experience they need to excel in entrepreneurship and innovative business activities. The center also functions as a development hub for the university’s STEM and environmental departments and will enable students to deliver cutting-edge services to the wider business community. The center is accessible to all students majoring at the University of Bridgeport and is a fantastic opportunity for them to further develop their professional skills and networks.
Bridgeport University offers its students access to The Bridgeport Plan, a unique, multidimensional support service which seamlessly blends extracurricular activities and professional growth with academic achievement. The service aims to help students develop their career opportunities and skills for success while completing their degree programme. It is located in the Heckman Centre, a modern, open plan building that acts as a one-stop-shop for a variety of support services and additional activities for students to take advantage of. These include Academic Advice, Career Development Assistance, Student Leadership, and The Equality Lounge.
Prospective students can continue to access the most up to date announcements and information on COVID-19 on the university’s website. At current, the University intends to open for the Fall 2020 semester. Pending updates from the government and embassy’s overseas, the university is planning to host international students on campus for the Fall 2020 semester but is preparing, alternatively, to offer all coursework online as well.