Eastern Connecticut State University

Willimantic, CT, USA
3.60 Average Rating

Founded in 1889, Eastern Connecticut State University is a 4-year liberal arts institution and the third oldest public university in Connecticut. ECSU confers bachelor’s degrees in 36 academic majors and all students are required to fulfill requirements in the university’s liberal arts core. In addition to classroom facilities, ECSU is home to an art gallery which displays an annual Senior Art Exhibition. For sports fans, ECSU fields 15 men’s and women’s athletic teams known as the Warriors.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
88%
Out-Of-State Students
12%
0
100
58%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
5,282
Total Number of Undergrads
5,073
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
39%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
56%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$17,670
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$10,919
Out-of-State Tuition
$23,608
0
100
61%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
77%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,669
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
44%
56%
Student Organizations
97
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Hartford
New York
New London
Boston
Providence
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$46,400
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What Students Are Saying

3.60 Average Rating
I absolutely love Eastern Connecticut State University because of all it has to offer. The campus is beautiful, the dorms are comfortable, the people are friendly, and there's always something to do on campus. Plus Eastern is the biggest bang for your buck in this economy.
Rachel from Versailles, CT
Eastern Connecticut State University incorporates all aspects of learning into the classroom. The professors are kind and caring and they love to help. The college offers so many programs and clubs that it is impossible not to be involved in some activity.
Danielle from Dayville, CT

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