University of Connecticut

Public, Four-years School Located in Storrs, CT

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How much is the Connecticut tuition? For the academic year 2022-2023, Connecticut's tuition & fees is $19,434 for Connecticut residents and $42,102 for out-of-state students based on the NCES data.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $37,038 for Connecticut residents and $59,706 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

Connecticut Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Connecticut Residents Tuition & Fees$19,434
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$42,102
Books & Supplies Costs$950
On-campus Room & Board$13,622
On-campus Expenses$3,032
Off-campus Room & Board$15,388
Off-campus Expenses$3,032
2023-2024 Projection
Connecticut Residents Tuition & Fees$19,300
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$41,968

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Connecticut for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $177,917 at Connecticut. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $248,338. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $192,641.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$43,032$60,058$46,587
Sophomore (2024-25)$43,983$61,389$47,621
Junior (2025-26)$44,954$62,750$48,677
Senior (2026-27)$45,948$64,141$49,757
4 Years Total$177,917$248,338$192,641
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$43,983$61,389$47,621
Sophomore (2025-26)$44,954$62,750$48,677
Junior (2026-27)$45,948$64,141$49,757
Senior (2027-28)$46,963$65,562$50,861
4 Years Total$181,847$253,842$196,915
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$44,954$62,750$48,677
Sophomore (2026-27)$45,948$64,141$49,757
Junior (2027-28)$46,963$65,562$50,861
Senior (2028-29)$48,000$67,015$51,989
4 Years Total$185,865$259,468$201,284
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$45,948$64,141$49,757
Sophomore (2027-28)$46,963$65,562$50,861
Junior (2028-29)$48,000$67,015$51,989
Senior (2029-30)$49,060$68,501$53,142
4 Years Total$189,971$265,219$205,749
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$46,963$65,562$50,861
Sophomore (2028-29)$48,000$67,015$51,989
Junior (2029-30)$49,060$68,501$53,142
Senior (2030-31)$50,144$70,019$54,321
4 Years Total$194,167$271,097$210,313

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Connecticut' tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $12,740. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Connecticut, its tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $17,338.
University of Connecticut$19,434$42,102
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,259
Public Schools$7,023$12,740
Private Schools$20,449
Connecticut Four-years Colleges$22,580
Public Schools$8,879$17,338
Private Schools$25,376

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Connecticut and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
University of ConnecticutStorrs, CT$19,434$42,102
Augusta UniversityAugusta, GA$8,122$23,500
University of Missouri-Kansas CityKansas City, MO$11,989$29,638
University of Maryland-College ParkCollege Park, MD$11,233$39,469
University of Missouri-ColumbiaColumbia, MO$11,981$31,970
University of Minnesota-Twin CitiesMinneapolis, MN$15,859$35,099
North Carolina State University at RaleighRaleigh, NC$9,128$30,869
University of UtahSalt Lake City, UT$9,315$29,837
University of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignChampaign, IL$17,782$38,362
University of GeorgiaAthens, GA$11,180$30,220
University of California-Los AngelesLos Angeles, CA$13,401$43,473

Financial Aid and COA

At University of Connecticut, 15,326 students (83%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $13,180.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Connecticut is $46,526 for students living on-campus and $48,292 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 3,257 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $14,678 and the average amount of student loans is $8,108.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Connecticut ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$37,038$59,706
COA (off-campus)$38,804$61,472
Tuition & Fees$19,434$42,102
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$17,604$17,604
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$19,370$19,370
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$23,858$46,526
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$25,624$48,292
Average Financial Aid$13,180$13,180
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship15,32683%$13,180
Pell Grants4,46824%$5,165
Federal Student Loan7,22839%$6,435
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid3,25789%-
Grants or Scholarships3,05484%$14,678
Federal Grants2,22761%$3,340
Pell Grants90825%$5,370
Other Federal Grants2,22361%$1,153
State/Local Grants1354%$4,224
Institutional Grants2,73275%$13,476
Student Loan Aid1,71347%$8,108
Federal Student Loans1,66546%$5,317
Other Student Loans2326%$21,703
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,3251,104$11,724
110,001 or more455245$3,766

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Connecticut's acceptance rate is 55.60%. A total of 36,753 applicants applied to and 20,433 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 3,663 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 17.93%.
To apply to Connecticut, 5 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Recommendations.
Acceptance Rate55.60%49.51%60.41%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)17.93%20.34%16.36%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered But Not Required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are required to apply to Connecticut. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,330 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 30.
Its SAT score is higher than the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is much higher than the national average score of 24.
SAT Total1,3301,2301,430
National Average1,168
Connecticut Average1,223
SAT EBRW655610700
SAT Math675620730
ACT Composite302733
National Average24
Connecticut Average28
ACT Math292631
ACT English312734

Student Population

University of Connecticut has a total of 27,003 students including 18,983 undergraduate and 8,020 graduate students. By gender, there are 12,588 male students and 14,288 female students attending Connecticut. The school offers online degree programs and 1,436 students enrolled online exclusively (5.32% of all students).
Total26,876 12,58814,288
Undergraduate18,567 8,8449,723
Graduate8,309 3,7444,565

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address352 Mansfield Road, Storrs, CT
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered410 Programs
Online Program Offered33 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered197 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate54.51%
Student Population27,003
Graduation Rate83%
Retention Rate91% (Full-time), 69% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate16 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties2,089 (Full-time), 884 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs8,314 (Full-time), 1,920 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$117,307
Average Staff Salary$77,570