UConn ranks among most liberal universities in faculty

BY Fatir Qureshi • october 21, 2016 • 6:00 A.M.

Although it may not come as too much of a surprise that the University of Connecticut, which is located in one of the most left leaning regions in the country, has a higher registered Democrat to Republican ratio, the extent of the disparity is particularly astounding. According to a new study published earlier this month conducted by the Econ Journal Watch, the University of Connecticut has a faculty registration ratio of 13 registered Democrats for each registered Republican, which is slightly higher than the national average.