Celebrating 125 Years
of Building Communities and Empowering Lives

Since its founding on Sept. 11, 1893, Southern Connecticut State University has served the community through a commitment to access, academic excellence, social justice and student success.

Join us as we look back with pride and look forward with anticipation during our 125th anniversary year.

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Celebrate 125 Years of Southern

Join the festivities planned for Southern's 125th year.

Southern Memories

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Homecoming

The fun run, the tailgate, the parade, the big game, the new Owl.. it’s all here at Homecoming 2018!

A Living History

Each month, through May 2019, learn about Southern’s history through the eyes of an alumnus or alumna, drawn from every decade since the 1930s. View more videos.

Love at Southern

They studied at Southern, they met at Southern, they fell in love at Southern. Five couples share their tales of Owl amore.