We provide our 400+ undergraduate students a variety of options with six areas of interest: pre-vet/pre-grad, equine science, business management, food science, animal production, and animal biotechnology. These options allow students to gain industry specific experience for a wide variety of animal-related careers.


  • January Animal Science Newsletter

    The January 2019 newsletter is here!  Read the newsletter by clicking the link above or click here to download the PDF!
  • Animal Science Seminar

    Join us for our weekly seminar series held every Friday from 12:20 to 1:10 PM in the George White Building.  See the spring 2019 schedule here.  See information on this week's seminar speaker here.
  • Connecticut Horse Symposium

    Join us for the annual Connecticut Horse Symposium on Saturday, March 2nd!  This event features clinics on versatility with Peter Whitmore and an afternoon with "Hands On Horse Science."  Learn more about this event and register here.
  • Horses for Sale

    The Department of Animal Science offers a select number of quality horses for sale throughout the year.  See the current sale list here.
  • Current Animal Science Research at UConn

    Read more about the current research in the UConn Department of Animal Science above!

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Department of Animal Science
Unit 4040
3636 Horsebarn Hill Road Ext.
Storrs, CT 06269-4040

George White Building Room 107
Open Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm
Phone: (860) 486-2413
Fax: (860) 486-4375
Email: AnimalScience@UConn.edu