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    University of Connecticut

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    $35,764,
    Sticker Price
    Cost of Attendance
    $21,724
    Net Price
    Cost of Attendance
    $21,500
    Median Debt
    Cost of Attendance

    Costs

    In-State
    Tuition
    $18,524
    Books & Supplies
    $950
    Room & Board
    $13,258
    Other
    $3,032
    Total
    $35,764
    Out-of-State
    Tuition
    $41,192
    Books & Supplies
    $950
    Room & Board
    $13,258
    Other
    $3,032
    Total
    $58,432

    Since UConn is a public university, there are different costs for in-state students and out-of-state students. The sticker price at UConn is $35,764 for in-state students in CT, and $58,432 for out-of-state students. This sticker price includes costs for tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses.


    It’s also important to note that the cost of attendance can vary from year to year and typically it will rise over your four years in college. With that said, your financial aid will also be recalculated every year to take any price increases, as well as any changes in your financial situation, into account.

    University of Connecticut Financial Aid

    Students who are applying for financial aid at University of Connecticut need to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or FAFSA).The FAFSA opens up on October 1st, and students should apply as soon as they can! The FAFSA uses financial information from the prior, prior year which means that you don’t need to wait for the year to end and can use last year’s financial information.


    The FAFSA code for University of Connecticut is 001417.


    If you are looking for more information on how to complete the FAFSA, check out our How to Complete the FAFSA Guide.

    Stamps Scholarship at UConn

    UConn participates in the Stamps Scholarship Program, which means that they offer recurring scholarships to select admitted students. These awards range between $6,000 to $90,000 per year. Many schools automatically consider admitted students for Stamps Scholarships. However, some schools have a separate application process; be sure to check UConn's website for information on how to apply.

    Tuition Break Program

    University of Connecticut is in a state that participates in the Tuition Break tuition reciprocity program. That means if you are a resident of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, or Vermont, you may be eligible to receive discounted tuition. Eligibility for this program varies by state and only applies to approved programs, so be sure to check out the Tuition Break website to find out more, as well as getting in touch with University of Connecticut's financial aid office.

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    Pell Grants at University of Connecticut

    22% of students at University of Connecticut receive Pell Grants, which are awarded to undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need (students who have a bachelor’s or professional degree are not eligible). Pell Grants are awarded by the federal government and do not need to be repaid. To apply for a Pell Grant, students will need to submit their FAFSA. If you are awarded a Pell Grant, you’ll see it listed in your financial aid award letter if you are accepted to University of Connecticut.


    You can learn more about Pell Grant eligibility here.

    Outside Scholarships

    UConn students can also apply for outside scholarships to fund their education. Outside scholarships are awards that are offered by private and non-profit organizations. If you want to see what outside scholarships you are eligible for, check out these resources:


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