University of Connecticut

Acceptance Rate 49 %
SAT Average 1,305
Tuition & Fees $40,502
Student Population 27,412
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $12,613

Academic Overview

University of Connecticut Campus, Storrs, CT
University of Connecticut is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Storrs, Connecticut. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $17,834 for Connecticut residents and $40,502 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 27,412 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 49% and the graduation rate is 84% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Connecticut varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $66,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of University of Connecticut are $17,834 for Connecticut residents and $40,502 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $19,664 for in-state students and $41,576 for out-of-state students.
University of Connecticut 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Connecticut. The acceptance rate of Connecticut is 49% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 84% and the transfer-out rate is 9%. The average received amount of financial aid is $12,613 and 61% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 27,412 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for University of Connecticut is 49 %.
Graduation Rate for University of Connecticut is 84 %
Transfer-out Rate for University of Connecticut is 9 %
Retention Rate for University of Connecticut is 93 %
Student Population for University of Connecticut is 27,412
Student to Faculty Rate for University of Connecticut is 16 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $12,613 at University of Connecticut.

Offered Degrees

Connecticut offers 376 major programs through online and on-site education where 27 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate10
Associate's Degree20
Bachelor's Degree1130
Post Bachelor's Degree6224
Master's Degree1013
Post Master's Degree90
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship810
Doctor's degree - professional practice70

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Connecticut offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:12,286)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,846)

Veterans Benefits

University of Connecticut has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges