What This Means For You
Your financial aid, including scholarships and grants, will be based upon your need. The information provided here will show how much you can expect to be given at ECSU based on income and any other factor you may need to consider.
What Percentage of Students Receive Financial Aid?
$12,926 is the normal Eastern Connecticut State University's freshman financial aid offer. Approximately 73.0% of new students receive some financial aid, the majority of which is in the form of scholarships and grants.
Loans are a part of financial aid packages, even so the only true college discount is a grant or scholarship that you don't have to repay.
Concerned about the loans that may be included in your financing offer? See the average amount of debt per student at ECSU.
Number of ECSU Grants & Scholarships
The numbers below refer to scholarships and grants primarily offered by Eastern Connecticut State University.
47.0% of first year students (406 total) were given scholarships at Eastern Connecticut State University, averaging $4,176 per person. This puts it in the middle 20th percentile of all schools in the country.221 freshmen also received a grant. A total of 25.0% ECSU first years received grants with an average of $4,449 each recipient.
Check out the usual amount of scholarships and grants first years get by studying the graph below.
Scholarships are awarded due to merit or special ability, while grants are need based.
Amount of Aid Per Family Income
The graph below shows scholarship and grant distributed by income level for freshmen getting any form of federal Title IV assistance, including Federal PLUS loans.
|Income Level||Percent of Freshman||Average Assistance|
|Income 110k +||24.3%||$1,261|
Education funding from the federal government in the form of loans, grants, and work study is referred to as Title IV aid. Get more info on Title IV here..
The Average Undergrad Who Gets Scholarship or Grant Will get $5,519
2,470 ECSU students obtain grands (this is about 4,793 of the complete student body). The usual amount these students obtain is $5,519
Financial Aid Links from Eastern Connecticut State University
|Financial Aid Department Website||www.easternct.edu/finaid/|
|Net Price Calculator||https://easternct.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx|