The University of Bridgeport is a small private university and is home to students from 88 countries and 44 states. The school prides itself on the diversity of its student population and asks its students to draw from each other and learn. UB is committed to making sure its students receive personal attention from their professors to achieve the success they need to become leaders, accomplished professionals and global citizens. Students can take advantage of the extensive athletics program and participate in sports like basketball, gymnastics, cross country, soccer swimming volleyball and more. Students also have plenty of opportunities to participate in the universities many clubs on campus including Biology Club, Bleacher Creatures, Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles, Sophisticated Love of the Artistic Mind and much more.