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Western Connecticut State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$23,201 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$5,216 tuition
$11,884 on campus room & board
$1,300 books and supplies
$4,801 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$36,062 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$16,882 tuition
$11,884 on campus room & board
$1,300 books and supplies
$5,996 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$9,115 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
81% of students receive aid
30% get federal aid ($4,014 avg)
47% get state aid ($3,256 avg)
3% get institn'l aid ($9,115 avg)
77% get loans ($6,225 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.06% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.91% 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 $5,196 58%
Federal Grant Aid $4,014 30%
Pell Grants $3,890 30%
Other Federal Grants $1,717 2%
Institution Grant Aid $9,115 3%
State Grant Aid $3,256 47%
Student Loans $6,225 77%
Federal Loans $5,653 69%
Other Loans $11,104 8%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 15
Financial aid deadline: April 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does Western Connecticut State University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810-6826
(203) 837-8200
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $473
Out of State $479


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • AS from NY
  • Dec-20-2015 I am a current student here

    Tuition is very good for students from Connecticut.

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  • 3
  • Currently Enrolled Student
  • Jan-09-2014 I am a current student here

    Things at the school can get expensive, especially books. Shop around for them, check online. Renting it sometimes cheaper but buying can be too. Looking into both options can help you a lot in the book ordering process, even look into e-books.

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