There will be more than 225 new faces on campus at the University of Bridgeport when orientation begins on January 13.

Classes resume January 18.

“We’re thrilled these students have chosen to continue their education at UB, and we’ve planned lots of great activities – from ice skating to laser tag — to help them get acquainted with one another as quickly as possible,” said Edina Oestreicher, assistant dean of student affairs.

Students are encouraged to log on to for the full schedule of orientation activities. They can also contact (203) 576-4938.

Media contact: Leslie Geary, (203) 576-4625,