Tool December 2016

Best Values in Colleges

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University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)


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University of Connecticut is ranked 27 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 152 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 83%
Applicants who took ACT 36%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+10%
600-69942%
600+52%

SAT Math Score

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

ACT Score

30-3636%
24-2954%
24+90%

Students applied34,978
Students admitted18,598
Admission rate53%

Students per faculty17

4-year graduation rate70%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$11,224
Fees$2,842
Room and board$12,436
Estimated book expense$850
Total cost$27,352

Cost after need-based aid$17,250
Cost after non-need-based aid$20,106

Average debt at graduation$24,999

Out of State

Tuition$33,016
Fees$2,842
Room and board$12,436
Estimated book expense$850
Total cost$49,144

Cost after need-based aid$39,042
Cost after non-need-based aid$41,898

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$54,000

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met60%
Average need-based aid$10,102
Average non-need-based aid$7,246

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment18,826

Full-Time

Men9,046
Women9,085

Part-Time

Men426
Women269

Freshmen retained92%

# - 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 (© 2016 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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