Visit University of Connecticut Instantly with a "Real" Tour

Choosing whether or not an in-person visit to University of Connecticut makes sense can be a risky decision…what if you step on campus and immediately detest the “vibe”? All that time, money and effort getting to campus was wasted. At first it may seem difficult to gain a meaningful understanding of University of Connecticut without visiting the school in person. University of Connecticut is located in Storrs, CT , and if that’s nowhere near where you live, what options do you have? That’s why we created CampusReel – to allow you, and anyone reading this, to deeply and authentically experience the University of Connecticut vibe, campus and community without visiting University of Connecticut in person – a virtual tour of the University of Connecticut campus! If definitely want to visit University of Connecticut in person, you should, at the very least, watch the entire CampusReel for University of Connecticut to ensure it seems like a good match and to get the most out of your in-person visit. After you’ve done your due diligence, you may find the below guidance helpful

When is the best time to visit University of Connecticut?

Visiting University of Connecticut depends on a number of factors, including the season, your schedule, and a lot of uncontrollable variables. We recommend you visit University of Connecticut twice if you’re serious about enrolling – at least one visit should be when students are on campus and school is in session. Be sure to take note of the town of Storrs as well. Remember that Storrs is also catering to 18451 students, so think critically about whether the community would feel too big or too small for your personal liking.

Where do families stay when they visit University of Connecticut?

The University of Connecticut admissions office likely has a list of accommodations they recommend. In addition to that list, consult the CampusReel VR feature to explore hotels nearby in Storrs. For your convenience, below is a list of hotels to consider and that you can also preview in CampusReel VR.

  • Spring Hill Inn at University of Connecticut
  • Best Western Storrs at University of Connecticut
  • Daniel Rust House at University of Connecticut
  • Nathan Hale Inn & Conference Center at University of Connecticut
  • Passport Inn & Suites at University of Connecticut
  • Henrietta House Bed and Breakfast at University of Connecticut
  • Special Joys - Doll Shop and B&B at University of Connecticut
  • Stone Arches Bed and Breakfast, LLC at University of Connecticut
  • The Tolland Inn at University of Connecticut
  • Rodeway Inn at University of Connecticut
  • Fitch House at University of Connecticut
  • Phoenix Nest B&B at University of Connecticut
  • Hop River Motel at University of Connecticut

What do families do in Storrs when they visit University of Connecticut?

It depends but there are a variety of activities and things to do in and around Storrs. We recommend using the virtual immersion tab on CampusReel to take a tour at University of Connecticut and see for yourself how the student make use of Storrs.

What buildings should I look at when I visit University of Connecticut?

For your convenience, below is a list of all buildings that you can visit from CampusReel. We encourage you to compare you experience of the buildings on CampusReel with your in-person visit if you decide to take one.