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Office of the Provost

Our Mission

The Office of the Provost plays a leading role in sustaining an environment of academic excellence at the University of Connecticut, a top public land-grant, sea-grant university and the State of Connecticut’s flagship higher education institution and sole public research university.

The Provost’s Office supports these distinctions through strategic focus on the academic success and wellness of our faculty, students, and staff.

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Celebrating Faculty Excellence

We believe that celebrating our faculty through university awards and honors is integral to our success as a flagship university and information on current and emeritus faculty awards and honors are highlighted on the Provost's Office website. The UConn Office of the Provost also maintains a searchable database of all UConn prestigious and highly prestigious awards and honors, currently or historically held by UConn faculty.

Community Office Hours with the Provost's Office

Community Office Hours with the Provost's Office provides the opportunity for faculty, staff, students, parents and other community members to share your feedback and ideas directly with the provost and our vice provosts. To schedule an individual appointment with the Provost or a Vice Provost please fill out the form below or email

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