66%

Acceptance Rate

$8,145

Avg.Financial Aid

001425

FAFSA Code

About Eastern Connecticut State University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

5,208

Website

www.easternct.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

CIHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

83 Windham St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8604655000
Fax: 8604655544
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. When it comes to the ranking of a university or any educational institution, the more information a student has, the better. The ranking of a university helps a student in many ways. It helps them overcome the confusion of which university/college is good for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student assesses their chosen university on various factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it is to be noted that Eastern Connecticut State University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

66%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. Eastern Connecticut State University has 2 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at ECSU, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. To improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Eastern Connecticut State University, the average SAT or ACT scores of students getting admission is not available. It can be inferred that this is not an important admission criterion. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 83 Windham St, Willimantic, Connecticut 06226. To gather more information, they can call them at (860) 465-5000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$17,769

Average Annual Cost

$5,642

Books And Supplies

$800

Other Fees

$5,714

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$13,560

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,251

Total One Year Cost

$27,967

Before applying to ECSU, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $33,328. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

80%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

50%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$369

Faculty Overview

54%

Male Professors

47%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

124 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

105 Graduates

Psychology, General

105 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

101 Graduates

Sociology

73 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

63 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

59 Graduates

History

48 Graduates

Social Work

44 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

43 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

38 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

37 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

37 Graduates

Biology, General

33 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

32 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

28 Graduates

Mathematics

25 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

24 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

22 Graduates

Economics

15 Graduates

Political Science and Government

15 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

12 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

12 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

10 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

8 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

6 Graduates

Criminology

5 Graduates

Music

3 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

Philosophy

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

5,013

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

32%

Full-time

85%

Part-time

15%

Students Gender

Male

42%

US National: 44%

Female

58%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

65% White

6% Unknown

9% Black

12% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

4% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

14%

Out Of State

85%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$76,020 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

52%

Averege Housing Cost

$7,798/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,762/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,762/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Warriors

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

155

Total Female Athletes

170

Intramural Sports

24

Sports Club

11

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Lacrosse

Soccer

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $13,948 per year for living on campus. The students at Eastern Connecticut State University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,762 per year. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 42% male and 58% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$35,200/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$46,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$20,237

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$210 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

79%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,145

Students Receiving Federal Grants

36%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,843

Students Receiving State Aid

15%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,128

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

78%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,253

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$11,210

$30K - $48K

$11,743

$48K - $75K

$9,792

$75K - $110K

$5,995

> $110K

$2,519

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$14,867,772

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,061,116

The financial aid department of Eastern Connecticut State University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,959, whereas the financial aid is $5,059. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,838, while the institutional aid is $5,059. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Eastern Connecticut State University amount to $14,867,772 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $2,061,116.

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