How much does Western Connecticut State University cost?

Western Connecticut State University Cost of Attendance
In-state $10,418
Out-of-state $23,107
On-Campus Room and Board $12,417
Off-Campus Room and Board $11,738
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $14,867
$30,000-$48,000 $15,615
$48,000-$75,000 $16,895
$75,000-$110,000 $14,867
Over $110,000 $21,734

Western Connecticut State University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 92% $5,227
Federal Grants 40% $4,098
Pell grants 37% $4,005
Other federal grants 4% $1,338
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 15% $2,693
Institutional grants or scholarships 57% $3,631
Student loan aid 67% $6,993
Federal student loans 66% $6,711
Other student loans 8% $12,277

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 281 Up to $6,000
Take a challenging class 300 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 171 Up to $5,000
Have work experience 172 Up to $10,000
Play a sport 148 Up to $1,500
Do community service 277 Up to $500
Attend a summer program 142 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 206 Up to $2,000
Do an extracurricular activity 278 Up to $2,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Western Connecticut State University Admissions

What is Western Connecticut State University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 71%
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Western Connecticut State University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 5082
Living on campus 7%
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Western Connecticut State University Graduation Success

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About Western Connecticut State University


181 White Street
Danbury, CT

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Small City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify