Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$20,545 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,285 tuition
$10,634 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$4,626 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$31,577 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$13,866 tuition
$10,634 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$6,077 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
Get Your Estimated Cost

Colleges like Eastern Connecticut State University are working hard to make tuition affordable to deserving students.

Use our tool to get a quick guess about your actual costs and links to tools to get an even better estimate directly form the college.

Average Aid

$4,366 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
82% of students receive aid
26% get federal aid ($4,506 avg)
26% get state aid ($2,360 avg)
39% get institn'l aid ($4,366 avg)
71% get loans ($6,801 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.63% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.46% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $7,248 48%
Federal Grant Aid $4,506 26%
Pell Grants $3,821 26%
Other Federal Grants $856 21%
Institution Grant Aid $4,366 39%
State Grant Aid $2,360 26%
Student Loans $6,801 71%
Federal Loans $5,487 71%
Other Loans $10,671 9%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: within 2 week(s) of notification
Does Eastern Connecticut State University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
83 Windham St
Willimantic, CT 06226
(860) 465-5000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $403
Out of State $406


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Elizabeth from Mansfield Center, CT
  • Mar-24-2014 I am a current student here

    I think that Eastern is great for its relatively low price. Although compared to other universities, the quality of education isn't as good, Eastern is still a quality school. For what students are paying, they most definitely get their money back. I ended up going for free my first year because I received a large Pell Grant and other scholarships. My sophomore year, tuition went up and aid went down, but I still did not have to take out many student loans.

    Read More
  • 2
  • Ari from Eastern, CT
  • Jan-23-2014 I am a current student here

    Living on campus is expensive. The cost of food you are required to pay out freshman year is a lot of money. Although you do have several selections to choose from at each meal, I do not find most of the food appealing.

    Read More