In addition to the Events Calendar, the Office of Continuing Studies and Enhanced Learning at Eastern will post news of interest to our students, students about to graduate, and graduates on this page.

Important Information for Graduating Seniors  If you anticipate graduating on May 2019 or August 2019, please make sure you’ve reviewed your degree plan with your advisor and have submitted an Application for Degree with the Registrar before Oct. 15th,  in order to be sure you’re set to graduate. The following is a direct link to the Commencement  website for information for all those intending to participate in the activities (including those who will graduate in December 2018):

Would you like to receive emailed updates about news, events, activities, and important deadlines from the Office of Continuing Studies and Enhanced Learning? If you would, please, complete the email update form.


View the course lists.   All important dates and deadlines are at

Continuing Student Advisement and Registration – By appointment

Fall 2019 Advisement and Registration Dates

Class Advisement Period Registration Start Date Credit Range
Senior March 18-22, 2019 March 25, 2019 90 or more credits earned
Junior March 25-29, 2019 April 1, 2019 60 – to under 90 credits earned
Sophomore April 1-5, 2019 April 8, 2019 30 – to under 60 credits earned
Freshman April 15-19, 2019 April 22, 2019 Under 30 credits earned

For the Main Campus, the advisement appointment number for Part-time and BGS Students is 860-465-0206.

For Groton, please, contact Stanley Beckford at (860) 446-9457. Open House every 2nd and 4th Tuesday from 6-7 pm. Please, phone Dr. Beckford to reserve a seat. If you can’t make a Tuesday, ask for a special appointment! No Open House on Dec. 25, 2018.

If you need additional assistance, please, contact our office at (860) 465-0206.

All part-time students applying for admission must fulfill the university’s health requirements. Part Time students must submit evidence of measles (rubeola), German measles (rubella), and the tuberculosis risk assessment. All part-time students need to complete the Tuberculosis Risk Assessment and provide documentation of TB risk. Part-time students will need to fill out and return this Immunization form to the health services.

Music and Theatre Calendar of Events

Performing Arts Theatre Department calendar of events

Performing Arts Music Department calendar of events

Career Services Information

Office of Career Services

Division of Student Affairs

(860) 465-4559

Check for more information.

Cultural Celebrations Calendar of events

Please visit to find the Division of Student Affairs Cultural Celebrations Calendar of events. Through guest speakers, lectures, panel discussions, workshops, and entertainment, the Division of Student Affairs invite you to attend and participate in the myriad of events this semester.

New Calendar to be announced.

Please do not hesitate to contact Starsheemar Byrum, Director of the Women’s Center, or Kemesha Wilmot, Coordinator of the Intercultural Center
Have a great semester!
P.S. If you would like a poster for your area, please contact Kemesha Wilmot directly at

Free Fast Track Information Sessions in Groton

Do you want to go to college? Do you have credits from your past college experience but did not complete a degree? Find out what you need to know from an advisor from Eastern Connecticut State University at our convenient off-campus site in Groton. Open Houses at 6 -7 p.m. every 2nd and 4th Tuesday evenings. Contact Stanley Beckford at 860-446-9457 or  Please, call to reserve your seat!  If you can’t make Tuesday, please, call Stan and ask for a special appointment.

Groton Fast Track for more details. New dates upcoming.

Fast Track Information.


Eastern Connecticut State University has teamed with TuitionPay to offer you the TuitionPay Monthly Payment Plan. The plan is interest-free and allows you to spread your tuition and fees over a number of months.

The plan does not cover Wintersession terms but may cover Summer. Check with TuitionPay. Your TuitionPay Monthly Plan should be established as early as possible for smaller, more manageable monthly payments. If you enroll in the plan after it has started, you must make up the necessary back payments.

For additional information or to enroll in the payment plan, you can contact TuitionPay by calling (800) 635-0120, by email, or by visiting their


Sign up for Eastern Alert!

Sign up today for “Eastern Alert,” the new emergency notification system. It will be used only for notifying you of campus emergencies (weather closings, hazardous chemical spills, fires, and other clear threats to campus safety). You can receive notifications via text messages, voicemail, email, and other means. (IMPORTANT NOTE: you don’t need text messaging or even a cell phone to get notifications: you can also have notifications sent to your e-mail, landline phones, PDAs, etc.)

Signing up is easy:

For students: go to

Bookstore Fall Hours

  • Eastern Connecticut State University Bookstore

    5 Charter Oak Road
    Student Center
    Willimantic, CT 06226
    (860) 465-5283


    Mon 12pm – 8pm
    Tue 8am – 7pm
    Wed 8am – 7pm
    Thu 8am – 7pm
    Fri 8am – 5pm
    Sat 10am – 4pm
    Sun CLOSED

Library Fall Hours

Click Here for full academic year hours, including holidays.

Student Center Food Court and other Food Service Locations


Hurley Hall
Hurley Food Court is our all-you-can-eat main dining hall. The Hurley Food Court offers exhibition cooking, oven fresh pizza and made-to-order deli sandwiches. There are specialty stations featuring cereals, breads, desserts, ice creams and soups. Hot entrees are served daily and our grill offers hamburgers, veggie burgers and grilled cheese sandwiches. Our abundant salad bar includes cold pastas, potato salads and fruit salads. Present your Eastern EXPRE$$ CARD for your Meal Plan, Dining Dollars or EXPRE$$ CASH purchase and enjoy all you can eat.
Hours of Operation
Hot Breakfast
Cont. Breakfast
Hot Lunch
Lite Lunch
Mon-Friday Dinner
7:15am – 9:30am
9:30am – 11:00am
11:00am – 1:30pm
1:30pm – 4:00pm
4:00pm – 8:00pm
Cont. Breakfast
9:00am – 11:00am
11:00am – 2:00pm
5:00pm – 8:00pm

Hurley Food Court Menus

Daily menus are available on the Chartwells Dining Services website at Click PLACES TO EAT/What’s on the menu? Information can also be found on the Chartwells Dining Services mobile app by downloading app on campus from your mobile device app store.


Student Center
This location features Campus Perks Café which offers a full line of “We Proudly Brew Starbucks” espresso drinks, coffee and baked goods, and fresh fruit smoothies. At Create, salads are made to order with a variety of fresh produce. Mondo Subs offers handcrafted deli sandwiches made with high quality meats on wraps, rolls and breads. Grill Nation features breakfast sandwiches, hamburgers, grilled sandwiches, french fries and chicken tenders. Build Pizza features made-to-order pizzas that are customized to your liking. Chef’s Table is a weekly rotating concept that offers different regional cuisines which include: Asian, Mediterranean, Italian, Fresh-Mex, and American. The Food Court accepts cash, Dining Dollars, EXPRE$$ CASH, debit and credit cards.

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
Saturday & Sunday
7:30am – 10:30pm
Noon – 9:30pm


J. Eugene Smith Library
The Library Cafe features coffee, sandwiches, Au Bon Pain soups, salads, prepared meals and a wide variety of cold beverages. There are frozen meals and convenient grocery items to take home. The Library Cafe accepts cash, credit card, EXPRE$$ CASH and Dining Dollars.

Hours of Operation
Monday -Thursday
Saturday & Sunday
7:30am – 8:00pm
7:30am – 1:00pm

Women’s Center and Student Activities Events

For more events, check out the Social Justice Calendar.

Check here for more events in the Fall Semester.

NEW Dine on Campus APP


Sports Center

Regular Hours: Sports Center Hours

2 0 1 9  S P R I N G  S E M E S T E R  S C H E D U L E S

Tue, 1/22/19 – Fri, 5/10/19

S P O R T S  C E N T E R

Monday-Thursday      7:00AM-11:00PM

Friday                         7:00AM-7:30PM

Saturday                      9:00AM-5:00PM

Sunday                        11:00AM-10:00PM

C A R D I O  &  W E I G H T  R O O M S

Weight Room Classes:  M/W/F 8:00AM-8:50AM through 4/8/19 & TU/TH 8:00AM-9:15AM through 3/7/19

Monday-Thursday      7:00AM-9:30PM

Friday                         7:00AM-7:00PM

Saturday                      10:00AM-3:00PM

Sunday                        Noon-8:00PM


P O O L  S C H E D U L E

W E E K L Y  O P E N  P O O L  H O U R S

























Schedules are subject to change.

Holiday schedules will be posted in advance.

Fitness Opportunities for Students, Staff, and Faculty

To Be Announced…

Eastern Intramural

To Be Announced…