When families searching for assisted living encounter community prices, an occasional first reaction is “sticker shock.” The average cost of a one-bedroom assisted living apartment is approximately ,823 per month, according to data from A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Cost Index.
Most would agree that this is a significant sum of money – but is it too much?
It was named after Charles and Augustus Storrs, brothers who donated the land for the school as well as initial funding.
Women began attending classes in 1891 and were officially admitted in 1893, when the name was changed to Storrs Agricultural College and it became Connecticut's land grant college.
UConn is one of the founding institutions of the Hartford, Connecticut/Springfield, Massachusetts regional economic and cultural partnership alliance known as New England's Knowledge Corridor. UConn is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
UConn was founded in 1881 as the Storrs Agricultural School, named after two brothers who donated the land for the school. In 1939, the name was changed to the University of Connecticut.
) campus is approximately a half hour's drive from Hartford and 90 minutes from the global city of Boston. The university is designated "R-1: Doctoral Universities – Highest Research Activity" with the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education classifying the student body as "More Selective," its most selective admissions category.