Western Connecticut State University

Western Connecticut State University

Danbury, Connecticut


Tuition and Fees

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Western Connecticut State University for an academic year can be broken down into $5,924 for tuition, $5,420 for fees, $1,300 for books and supplies, $13,452 for room and board and $2,250 for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$11,344
In-state tuition$5,924
In-state fees$5,420
Books and supplies$1,300
Room and board$13,452
Other expenses$2,250

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Western Connecticut State University for an academic year can be broken down into $17,726 for tuition, $6,578 for fees, $1,300 for books and supplies, $13,452 for room and board and $2,250 for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$24,304
Out-of-state tuition$17,726
Out-of-state fees$6,578
Books and supplies$1,300
Room and board$13,452
Other expenses$2,250

Tuition Plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institutionYes
Tuition guaranteed planNo
Prepaid tuition planNo
Tuition payment planYes
Other alternative tuition planNo

Financial Aid

85% of undergradate students at Western Connecticut State University received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Western Connecticut State University consists of 76% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $5,439 on average, 35% receiving pell grants of $4,688 on average, 61% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $3,356 on average, and 61% receiving federal student loans of $5,246 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid

$5,439

Awarded any Financial Aid

85%
Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid66776%$5,439
Pell grants31035%$4,688
Institutional grants or scholarships54161%$3,356
Federal student loans53761%$5,246

Net Price

Average Net Price

$18,110

Net prices changes by family income and financial need. Net price typically increases with increase in family income because of higher amounts of financial aid available to students belonging to lower income families. Students in the lowest $0 – $30,000 family income bracket paid net price of $17,431 compared to net price of $16,327 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $17,959 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $19,084 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $21,341 in the $110,001 or more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$17,431
$30,001 – $48,000$16,327
$48,001 – $75,000$17,959
$75,001 – $110,000$19,084
$110,001 or more$21,341

Net price reflects the actual cost to attend after accounting for finanical aid. Net price includes tuition, books, living costs, and other expenses after subtracting federal financial aid received by students.

Sticker Price

The in-state cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Western Connecticut State University is $117,418. The in-state cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 2% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Western Connecticut State University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost.

In-State 4-year Sticker Price

$117,418
YearIn-State Sticker Price
1$28,346
2$28,929
3$29,650
4$30,493

The out-of-state cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Western Connecticut State University is $170,041. The out-of-state cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 2% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Western Connecticut State University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost.

Out-of-State 4-year Sticker Price

$170,041
YearOut-Of-State Sticker Price
1$41,306
2$42,023
3$42,873
4$43,839