THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT - EARLY COLLEGE EXPERIENCE PROGRAM (ECE)

The Early College Experience program (ECE) is offered by UConn. This program, which is offered in high schools around the state, allows students to receive both high school credit and college credit.

  • Students may take the Early College Experience program courses if they meet all the prerequisites of the department and the university.
  • Student must register in advance. Registration is facilitated through the classroom and School Counseling Office
  • Courses are taught by staff members who are also adjunct professors for UConn.
  • Students must maintain a grade of C or better to be awarded the university’s credits.
  • Upon successful completion of a UConn/ECE course, students may request a transcript from UConn.
  • UConn credits are accepted at many colleges and universities across the country.
  • Students must register in the UConn/ECE program prior to the start of the course and are financially responsible for all fees associated with the course. A $25.00 per credit fee* is charged for changes made during the add/drop period in September.

All fees for courses dropped after the UConn add/drop period deadline are non-refundable.

The following chart indicates each of the courses* that qualify for the UConn ECE program:

*ECE course offerings and fees are subject to change.

**Students cannot receive ECE credit for more than one English course during their high school career.

For additional information, contact the School Counseling Office or visit www.ece.uconn.edu.