Hotels & Travel

Hotels

The University of Bridgeport has arranged discounted rates at local hotels for anyone attending Homecoming Weekend:

Holiday Inn

1070 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT
Rate: $99 room rate will be offered until 9/28/17

Call (203) 334-1234 and ask for the UB Homecoming Weekend room block or make a reservation online (discounted rate is applied automatically).

Marriott

180 Hawley Lane, Trumbull
Rate: $129 room rate will be offered until 9/15/17

Call (203) 378-1400 and ask for the UB Homecoming Weekend room block or make a reservation online (discount rate is applied automatically).

The UB Shuttle will be making continuous loops from the Bridgeport Holiday Inn to and from the UB campus on Saturday, October 7 from 10:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.  Also on Saturday, from 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m., there will be an added stop at Brewport to transport attendees to the Alumni Pub Night!

Directions to the UB Campus

University of Bridgeport's Homecoming is held across the Bridgeport, CT campus, as well as local venues.

Click here to view the campus map for Homecoming Weekend!

The University of Bridgeport is located at 126 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 

Navigation Details

I-95 South (toward New York)
Take Exit 27. At the bottom of the ramp, turn left onto Lafayette Street. At the first light, turn left onto South Frontage Road and bear right. At the next light, turn right onto Broad Street. Proceed approximately one mile south, Broad Street turn right onto Waldemere Avenue. Continue alongside the park to the end of Waldemere Avenue. Take a right onto Iranistan Avenue. Take the first right onto Ingleside Avenue. Waldemere Hall will be on the right hand side as you turn the corner. The Arnold Bernhard Arts & Humanities Center is on the left.

I-95 North (toward New Haven)
Take Exit 27 and proceed straight off the exit ramp, bear right. At the fourth light, turn right. Proceed approximately one mile south, Broad Street turns into Waldemere Avenue. Continue alongside the park to the end of Waldemere Avenue. Take a right onto Iranistan Avenue. Take the first right onto Ingleside Avenue. Waldemere Hall will be on the right hand side as you turn the corner. The Arnold Bernhard Arts & Humanities Center is on the left.

South on Routes 8 and 25
Take Exit 1 (Prospect Street / Myrtle Avenue). Continue straight off the exit ramp until the third traffic light, turn left onto South Frontage Road and bear right. At the third traffic light, turn right (by Harbor Yard Stadium & Arena) onto Broad Street. Proceed approximately one mile south, Broad Street turns into Waldemere Avenue. Continue alongside the park to the end of Waldemere Avenue. Take a right onto Iranistan Avenue. Take the first right onto Ingleside Avenue. Waldemere Hall will be on the right hand side as you turn the corner. The Arnold Bernhard Arts & Humanities Center is on the left.

Merritt Parkway (Route 15) South (toward New York)
Take Exit 52 (South fork) and bear left to Route 8/25 Connector to Exit 1 (Prospect Street / Myrtle Avenue). Continue straight off the exit ramp until the third traffic light, turn left onto South Frontage Road and bear right. At the third traffic light, turn right onto Broad Street. Proceed approximately one mile south, Broad Street turns into Waldemere Avenue. Continue alongside the park to the end of Waldemere Avenue. Take a right onto Iranistan Avenue. Take the first right onto Ingleside Avenue. Waldemere Hall will be on the right hand side as you turn the corner. The Arnold Bernhard Arts & Humanities Center is on the left.

Merritt Parkway (Route 15) North (toward New Haven)
Take Exit 49S (South) to Route 8/25 Connector to Exit 1 (Prospect Street / Myrtle Avenue). Continue straight off the exit ramp until the third traffic light, turn left onto South Frontage Road and bear right. At the third traffic light, turn right onto Broad Street. Proceed approximately one mile south, Broad Street turns into Waldemere Avenue. Continue alongside the park to the end of Waldemere Avenue. Take a right onto Iranistan Avenue. Take the first right onto Ingleside Avenue. Waldemere Hall will be on the right hand side as you turn the corner. The Arnold Bernhard Arts & Humanities Center is on the left.

Restaurants & Dining Options

Click on the map icons to find food near the Homecoming events.

Come to campus and celebrate your Purple Knight Pride during Homecoming 2017! #UhavetoBhere!

For more information, please contact:

Lindsey Christiani, Asst. Director for Alumni & Family Engagement, alumni@bridgeport.edu, (203) 576-4151