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Cost of Attendance (COA)

The following table compares the 2022 costs of attendance between best schools in Connecticut. For state residents, the average COA is $34,061 when living on campus and $33,556 when living off campus. For out-of-state students, the average COA is $67,398 when living on campus and $66,892 when living off campus. The COA includes tuition, fees, books & supplies, room & board costs, and other living expenses.
2022 Cost Of Attendance Comparison Between Best Schools In Connecticut
RankNameTuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
1Yale University$59,950 $1,000 $21,220 -
2Wesleyan University$61,749 $1,200 $18,996 -
3Trinity College$61,370 $1,000 $17,400 $17,400
4Connecticut College$60,795 $1,000 $17,780 $18,780
5University of Connecticut$18,524$41,192 $950 $16,290 $17,792
6Quinnipiac University$51,270 $800 $17,690 $18,490
7University of Saint Joseph$43,084 $1,200 $14,282 $14,760
8Central Connecticut State University$11,542$24,946 $1,600 $14,430 $14,430
9University of New Haven$42,898 $1,000 $19,656 $16,148
10Albertus Magnus College$36,442 $1,000 $21,786 $21,780
Average$15,033$48,370$1,075$17,953$17,448

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2021-2022 undergraduate tuition & fees between best schools in Connecticut. The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $15,033 for in-state students and $48,370 for out-of-state students. The 2021-2022 undergraduate tuition & fees of best schools in Connecticut are increased by 2.88% compared to the previous year.
Among the best schools in Connecticut, Wesleyan University requires the most expensive tuition & fees of $61,449 and Central Connecticut State University has the lowest tuition & fees of $18,436 for undergraduate programs.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Best Schools In Connecticut
RankName2020-20212021-2022
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
1Yale University$57,700$59,950
2Wesleyan University$59,416$61,749
3Trinity College$59,050$61,370
4Connecticut College$59,025$60,795
5University of Connecticut$17,834$40,502$18,524$41,192
6Quinnipiac University$50,760$51,270
7University of Saint Joseph$41,736$43,084
8Central Connecticut State University$11,502$24,906$11,542$24,946
9University of New Haven$41,654$42,898
10Albertus Magnus College$35,410$36,442
Average$14,668$47,016$15,033$48,370

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees between best schools in Connecticut. The average graduate tuition & fees is $16,587 for state residents and $29,996 for out-of-state students. The 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees of best schools in Connecticut are increased by 2.52% compared to the previous year.
Among the best schools in Connecticut, Wesleyan University requires the most expensive graduate tuition & fees of $61,449 and University of Saint Joseph has the lowest graduate tuition & fees of $14,328.
Graduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Best Schools In Connecticut
RankName2020-20212021-2022
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
1Yale University$44,500$45,700
2Wesleyan University$59,106$61,469
3Trinity College$17,830$18,880
4Connecticut CollegeThe graduate tuition information is not available.
5University of Connecticut$19,664$41,576$20,325$42,237
6Quinnipiac University$20,090$20,340
7University of Saint Joseph$15,228$15,264
8Central Connecticut State University$12,848$26,072$12,848$26,072
9University of New Haven$17,610$18,070
10Albertus Magnus College$21,304$21,928
Average$16,256$29,257$16,587$29,996

Room & Board, Other Living Expenses

The following table compares living costs including room, board, and other expenses between best schools in Connecticut. Each cost is in average and may vary by room types, meal plan, and other living styles. For academic year 2021-2022, the average living costs of best schools in Connecticut is $17,953 when a student lives on campus and $17,448 when living off campus.
Living Costs Comparison Between Best Schools In Connecticut
RankNameOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther ExpensesOther Expenses (living with family)
1Yale University $17,800$3,420 ---
2Wesleyan University $17,531$1,465 ---
3Trinity College $15,900$1,500 $15,900$1,500$1,500
4Connecticut College $16,780$1,000 $16,780$2,000$1,000
5University of Connecticut $13,258$3,032 $14,760$3,032$2,754
6Quinnipiac University $15,690$2,000 $15,690$2,800$5,030
7University of Saint Joseph $12,732$1,550 $12,210$2,550$2,550
8Central Connecticut State University $12,174$2,256 $12,174$2,256$2,976
9University of New Haven $17,930$1,726 $13,622$2,526$5,864
10Albertus Magnus College $14,898$6,888 $14,312$7,468$7,468
Average$15,469 $2,484$14,431 $3,017$3,643
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