• Environmental journalism students photograph UConn biodiversity collections
  • A scene from the making of the UConn Journalism documentary “Locked Out: American Dream in Jeopardy.”
  • Visual journalism students with award-winning photographer Greg Miller
  • Ryan Kim '19 and Associate Prof. Marie Shanahan discuss the week in Connecticut news for TheRoundupCT newsletter.
  • New York Times investigative reporter Nikita Stewart talks with Newswriting students.
  • Environmental Journalism students interview an expert beside Swan Lake.
  • Veteran public radio journalist John Dankosky explains the art of interviewing for audio to podcasting students.
  • 'Confronting Racism as Journalists' event with columnists Kevin Blackistone, Helen Ubinas and Frances Kai-Hwa Wang

We are the nationally-accredited journalism program at the University of Connecticut.
We prepare students to become intelligent, responsible, articulate journalists,
and clear, effective communicators in all forms of media.

Welcome to UConn Journalism

Learn about our nationally accredited journalism program from Department Head Maureen Croteau.

Our Faculty

All faculty members have significant backgrounds as professional journalists, including two Pulitzer Prize winners.

Practical Experience

Our students produce works of journalism in all forms of media, from written stories to podcasts to documentary films.

Our Courses

 We offer rigorous and varied courses in reporting, writing, journalism ethics and news media production.

Internship Opportunites

Find out how an internship can help you gain valuable professional experience before graduation.

Awards and Scholarships

Current students: Apply by April 16, 2021 for scholarships and awards totaling $20,000.

Spring 2021 Office Hours

Monday 8:30 am-4:00 pm (in-person)
9:00 am-5:00 pm (virtual)
Tuesday 8:30 am-4:00 pm (in-person)
9:00 am-5:00 pm (virtual)
Wednesday 8:00 am-4:00 pm (in-person)
9:00 am-5:00 pm (virtual)
Thursday 10:00 am-4:00 pm (in-person)
9:00 am-5:00 pm (virtual)
Friday 8:00 am-4:00 pm (in-person)
9:00 am-5:00 pm (virtual)


Contact Us

Email: journalism@uconn.edu
Address: Department of Journalism
365 Fairfield Way, U-1129
Storrs, CT 06269
Phone: 860-486-4221
Website: journalism.uconn.edu
Social Facebook: uconnjournalism
Twitter: @UConnJournalism
For general undergraduate advising
questions, contact clasasc@uconn.edu