Avg. Federal Grant
Avg. Federal Loan
Total Aid Awarded
Students Receiving Aid
Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid.
Total Aid Amount
Average Total Aid Awarded per year.
Financial Aid Official Website
It is interesting to note that, every year, around 75% of students at UC receive some kind of financial aid, while the total amount of assistance/loans provided is $55,150,329. More information regarding the financial assistance schemes can be accessed on UC’s official financial aid page at http://financialaid.uconn.edu/. The total percentage of candidates applying to University of Connecticut who receive the Federal Grant is 20%. On the other hand, 61% of the candidates get the Student Grant, 61% receive the Institution Grant, and 20% get the Pell Grant. While the Federal Grant awardees receive an average aid of $5,345, the State Grant receivers and Institution Grant beneficiaries get $3,648 and $12,665, respectively. On the other hand, the average aid received by the Pell Grant awardees is $4,826. The annual family income of the applicants is also considered for determining the total financial assistance that they will be eligible for. Alternatively, the candidates can also avail of monetary benefits like student loans, apart from financial grants and scholarship schemes to pay for their studies. However, student loans attract a certain rate of interest at which the funds are borrowed. Candidates are also required to repay these loans within a given period. Every year, around 44% of the applicants to University of Connecticut opt for student loans.
Student Receiving Aid
Federal Grant Aid
State Grant Aid
Institution Grant Aid
Average Aid Awarded
UConn provides multiple aids to students. The university offers financial support which provides learning opportunities to students. The total aid awarded by the university is $147,265,919, with almost 61% of the students receiving the aid.
Federal Grant average aid amount comes to about $4,923, with the percentage of students receiving it standing at 19%.
Pell Grant average aid amount is $4,719; almost 19% of students receive it.
5% of students receive State Grants that contain an average aid of $4,371.
Institution Grant average aid worth an average of $11,818 is received by 59% of students applying for it.
Average Federal Aid Per Year
$30,001 - $48,000
$48,001 - $75,000
$75,001 - $110,000
University of Connecticut plans financial aid to students on the basis of family income bracket. They ensure that every student gets financial support to complete the education. The following is a brief summary on the data we have gathered on the amount of aid you could avail from UConn’s aid programs based on how much you earn annually.
For the income bracket between $0-30,000 the aid amount is the highest as the students under this bracket require more financial support , for this income bracket the aid amount comes up to $18,898.
Slight change is observed in the aid amount when the income bracket is $30,001-48,000 the amount comes up to $16,482.
For an income bracket $48,001-75,000 the aid provided decreases to $12,469.
When the income bracket increases the aid amount decreases to $5,875.
When the income bracket becomes $110,000 and more the aid amount becomes $2,945.
Average Loan Amount
Average Loan Amount received per year.
Students Taking Out Loans
Loan Default Rate
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