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Best Values in Colleges

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University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)


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University of Connecticut is ranked 32 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 143 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 90%
Applicants who took ACT 27%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+10%
600-69943%
600+53%

SAT Math Score

700+22%
600-69949%
600+71%

ACT Score

30-3633%
24-2959%
24+92%

Students applied31,280
Students admitted15,629
Admission rate50%

Students per faculty16

4-year graduation rate67%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$10,522
Fees$2,842
Room and board$12,174
Estimated book expense$850
Total cost$26,388

Cost after need-based aid$17,634
Cost after non-need-based aid$19,869

Average debt at graduation$24,999

Out of State

Tuition$32,066
Fees$2,842
Room and board$12,174
Estimated book expense$850
Total cost$47,932

Cost after need-based aid$39,178
Cost after non-need-based aid$41,413

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$53,900

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met61%
Average need-based aid$8,754
Average non-need-based aid$6,519

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment18,395

Full-Time

Men8,851
Women8,826

Part-Time

Men428
Women290

Freshmen retained93%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available

SOURCES - Peterson's Undergraduate Database. (© 2015 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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