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College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources (UAGNR or CAHNR)

The UAGNR/CAHNR Office of Academic Programs is the primary "Help Desk" for initial student questions regarding majors and programs in the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources. For more specific questions about individual majors, students may also contact UAGNR Department Offices (listed below) and faculty advisors.

Recommended course sequences are established for students who start in UAGNR majors at regional campuses. Students take one year of appropriate general education courses and prerequisites that will keep them fully on-track for completing graduation requirements in the same time frame as students who start at Storrs. New transfer students, students who change from another UConn program into UAGNR, and students who choose to remain at regional campuses for more than one year are encouraged to contact the Office of Academic Programs about courses and requirements.

    Contact Information:
    Patricia. J. Jepson, Academic Advisory Center Director
    Patricia.jepson@uconn.edu
    (860) 486-2919

    Meagan Ridder, Academic Advisor
    Meagan.Ridder@uconn.edu
    (860) 486-2919

    Jillian Ives, Academic Advisor
    Jillian.Ives@uconn.edu
    (860) 486-2919

    The Office of Academic Programs for the College is located in the W. B. Young Building, Room 206. For more information about the College, please visit our web-site.

    Department Contacts

    Agricultural & Resource Economics Department
    Major: Resource Economics
    Unit 4021, W.B. Young Room 302
    1376 Storrs Road
    Storrs, CT 06269-4021
    (860)-486-2836; ResourceEconomics@uconn.edu

    Allied Health Sciences Department
    Majors: Allied Health Science; Dietetics; Diagnostic Genetic Sciences; Medical Laboratory Sciences
    Unit 1101, Koons Hall Room 327-A
    358 Mansfield Road
    Storrs, CT 06269-1101
    860-486-0015; susan.gregoire@uconn.edu

    Animal Science Department
    Major: Animal Science
    Unit 4040, George White Room 108
    3636 Horsebarn Road Extension
    Storrs, CT 06269-4040
    860-486-2413; animalscience@uconn.edu

    Kinesiology Department
    Majors: Athletic Training, Exercise Science
    Unit 1110, Gampel Room 223
    2095 Hillside Road
    Storrs, CT 06269-1110
    (860) 486-3623; kinesiology@uconn.edu

    Natural Resources & the Environment Department
    (Formerly Natural Resources Management and Engineering)
    Major: Natural Resources
    Unit 4087, W.B. Young Room 227
    1376 Storrs Road
    Storrs, CT 06269-4087
    860-486-2840; nre@uconn.edu

    Nutritional Sciences Department
    Major: Nutritional Sciences
    Unit 4017, R.E. Jones Room 214
    3624 Horsebarn Road Extension
    Storrs, CT 06269-4017
    860-486-3633; sung.koo@uconn.edu

    Pathobiology & Veterinary Science Department
    Major: Pathobiology
    Unit 3089, Atwater Lab Room 103
    61 North Eagleville Road
    Storrs, CT 06269-3089
    860-486-3736; Maria.Chartier@uconn.edu

    Plant Science & Landscape Architecture Department
    Majors: Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Turfgrass and Soil Science
    Unit 4067, W.B. Young Room 121
    1376 Storrs Road
    Storrs, CT 06269-4067
    860-486-2924; Megan.Delaney@uconn.edu

    Multi-Department Majors
    Agriculture and Natural Resources major
    Contact Patricia Jepson, Office of Academic Programs
    (860)-486-2919; patricia.jepson@uconn.edu

    Environmental Sciences Major
    Contact Dr. John Volin, Department of Natural Resources and the Environment
    (860) 486-2840; John.Volin@uconn.edu

    Environmental Studies major
    Contact Mark Boyer, CLAS Department of Political Science
    (860) 486-3156; Mark.Boyer@uconn.edu