Financial Aid, Costs and Student Debt



Average Financial Aid for First-Year Students at CCIC Member Institutions, 2022


Percent Change in Year-Over-Year FAFSA Completion in Connecticut, 2023

Trends in Funding for State Financial Aid: FY 11 - FY 23

Share of Connecticut Pell Grant Recipients by Institution Type, 2021

Net price vs. cost of attendance at CCIC member institutions for students with household income levels below 75K: 2022

Student Loan Borrowing as Compared to Average Institutional, Federal, and State Grant Aid Received by Eligible Full-time, First-time Undergraduates at CCIC Member Institutions, 2009-22

Enrollment of Students Receiving Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits at Connecticut 4-Year Institutions, 2021

Total Amount of Federal Student Loans Awarded to Undergraduate Students in CT by sector, 2010-20

Percentage of Pell Grant recipients that completed an award within 150% of normal time in 2021, by sector

Student Loan Borrowing as Compared to Institutional Aid Awarded at CCIC Member Institutions 2009 through 2021


National Average: Student Spending on Course Materials, 2013-2023

Percentage of Undergraduate Students Awarded Pell Grants at CT 4-Year Institutions, 2022


Percent Change in State Financial Aid Funding in the Northeast, 2008-2019

Average Student Loan Borrowing as compared to Average Institutional Aid for CCIC Member Institutions 2009-21

Median Debt of Recent College Graduates in the US, by Degree Type  #DOUBLEPELL

Percentage of Undergraduates Awarded Pell Grants at Connecticut 4-year Institutions, by Sector: 2010-22

Percent of State Higher Education Funding Allocated to Student Grant Aid, 2022

How America Pays for College: 2022
Net Costs and Financial Aid for Full-time, Undergraduates at  Private, Non-Profit 4-Year Institutions, FY2007-2023


Unmet Need in Connecticut's Higher Education System, FY20

Sources of Grant Aid Received at CCIC Member Institutions: 2022



Percent of Graduates with Debt, by State, 2020

Increase in Pell Grant Recipient vs. Enrollment at CCIC Member Institutions (2009 to 2022)


Estimated State Grant Dollars per Undergraduate Enrollment, by State: 2022




Estimated Need- based Undergraduate State Grant Dollars per Undergraduate Enrollment, by State: 2022

Institutional Aid Awarded by CCIC Member Institutions (2010 to 2022)

 Estimated Total Number of Awards per FTE Enrollment, by State: 2022


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