Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financialaid@uconn.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001417 Free
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
3,176 (87.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,189 (68.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,153 (98.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
353 (16.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$18,648
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,792 (83.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $14,070
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,292 (60.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,451
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,242 (57.7%) of aid recipients
699 (19.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,959
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
12,652 (70.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
9,585 (75.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
9,384 (97.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,237 (13.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$18,034
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,578 (80.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $13,882
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,681 (60.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,528
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 4,112 (43.8%) of aid recipients
3,193 (17.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $10,832
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
52%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,400
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Federal Nursing Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Religion/Biblical Studies
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
Handicapped Students
Local/State Students
Out-of-State Students
Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Public Servants
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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