For Journalists

UB Department of Media Relations, a division of University Relations, provides information to print, online, and broadcast media.
Leslie Geary, Director of Media Affairs
Leslie Geary, Director of Media Affairs

News Director, University Spokesperson
Leslie H. Geary
Director of Media Affairs
lgeary@bridgeport.edu
O: 203 576-4625
C: 203 993-0380

Athletics Information
Chuck Sadowski
Sports Information Officer
csadowsk@bridgeport.edu
O: 203 576-4726
C: 203 360-2077

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Founded in 1927, the University of Bridgeport is well known for its diversity. In a typical year, the student body consists of learners from 45 states and 80 countries.  The faculty also is diverse. This unique group of people is drawn together by shared commitments: an emphasis  on professional development, career readiness for the twenty-first century, a supportive and challenging learning environment, and innovation and solution-seeking. The University offers more than 125  career-oriented programs, many of which benefit from industry connections unique to the region.

Type of Institution: Private, four-year

Location: UB is located on the I-95 corridor just an hour from New York and two hours from Boston. The beautiful, 50-acre seaside campus rests adjacent to Seaside Park on Long Island Sound. Just a short ferry ride to Long Island, a five-minute shuttle ride to the Metro North Train station and bus terminal, and at the base of Connecticut’s Routes 8 and 25, UB is perfectly situated for easy access to local and tri-state area hot spots, dining and entertainment.