WEST HARTFORD, Conn. — The following local students graduated from the University of Hartford on May 21.

Alicia Rowe, of Livermore Falls, a painting major, received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University’s Hartford Art School.

Abbie Melvin of Dexter, a radiologic technology student in the University’s College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions, received an Associate in Science.

Mollie Sharples of Detroit, a dance major (performance emphasis) in the University’s The Hartt School, received a Bachelor of Fine Arts.

The University of Hartford (UHart), centrally located in Connecticut, provides a distinctive educational experience across seven schools and colleges for one of the most diverse student bodies in New England. UHart’s faculty are attracted by the opportunity to mentor, challenge, and support students as they pursue degrees in more than 100 programs in the arts, humanities, sciences, business, engineering and technology, education, and health professions. Chartered in 1957, today’s UHart has more than 5,200 undergraduate and nearly 1,600 graduate students from 46 states and 61 countries, as well as 85,000 alumni living worldwide. Visit www.hartford.edu for more information.