Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture

The Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture is a gem hidden among the larger schools at the University of Connecticut. It offers both an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree and two-year certification in a wide variety of disciplines within the plant and animal science majors, each designed to give the student a well-balanced education with an emphasis on the technical aspects of each major. Experiential learning has been and continues to be a hallmark of the Ratcliffe Hicks education.



Important Dates

News & Events

Husky WOW Dean's Meeting

Sunday, August 24th, 12-1pm, Young 100

Incoming students are welcome to attend the Dean's Meeting as part of Husky Week of Welcome. Academic Advisors will be available for any questions or concerns regarding your schedule and academics, and Dairy Bar ice cream will be served!

Fall Open House for Prospective Students

Sunday, September 14th and October 19th, 9am-3:45pm

Come visit the Storrs campus and explore all that UConn has to offer. The Open House program is filled with opportunities to meet faculty, staff and students from the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources and Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture. Find out more and register at openhouse.uconn.edu.