University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

1 Credit Course for New Students

UNIV-1800 Section 113

We are pleased to offer a one credit course for new UConn students. This course will teach you about veteran and military related educational benefits as well as UConn specific resources. For FALL 2017, this course is offered on Wednesdays from 2:30 to 3:20 p.m. in Arjona 340.

Tentative schedule for Fall 2017:

30 Aug – Introductions and Syllabus Overview

6 Sept – Student Involvement Fair

13 Sept – Military Experience Discussion

20 Sept – Veterans’ Educational Benefits Guest Speakers

27 Sept – Campus Tour and Free Ice Cream

4 Oct – Center for Career Development Guest Speaker

11 Oct  – Veteran Student Organization Meeting

18 Oct – VA Claims and Records Guest Speaker

25 Oct – Vet Center Guests Guest Speaker

Nov 1 – UConn Online Systems (HuskyCT, Student Admin, UCONNTACT, etc)

Nov 29 – Library Research and Resources

Dec 6 – End of Semester Celebration

For more info and to receive a permission number please email one of the contacts below or call 860-486-5078

Primary  Instructor:     Samuel.Surowitz@uconn.edu

Student Peer Mentor: Marion.Nobles@uconn.edu

Executive Assistant:   Nikki.Cole@uconn.edu