Tuition & Fees

The following rates are for the 2014-15 academic year. For any specific questions, please contact the college or university financial aid or admissions office.

Community College Tuition & Fees

Low tuition and fees along with extensive financial aid opportunities, including federal, state, and college scholarship programs, make a community college higher education affordable for many students.

In-State Tuition Rates

Credit Hours Tuition Services Fee Student Activity Fee Total
1 $143 $72 $5 $220
2 $286 $78 $5 $369
3 $429 $84 $5 $518
4 $572 $89 $5 $666
5 $715 $104 $5 $824
6 $858 $119 $5 $982
7 $1,001 $134 $5 $1,140
8 $1,144 $148 $5 $1,297
9 $1,287 $163 $5 $1,455
10 $1,430 $177 $5 $1,612
11 $1,573 $193 $5 $1,771
12 or more** $1,716 $207 $10 $1,933
Annual Full-time $3,432 $414 $20 $3,866

Mandatory Usage Fees

Laboratory Course Fee $84 - Per registration
Studio Course Fee $90 - Per registration
Clinical Program Fee-Level 1 $287 - Per semester
Clinical Program Fee-Level 2 $205 - Per semester

Out of State Tuition Rates

Credit Hours Tuition Services Fee Student Activity Fee Total
1 $429 $216 $5 $650
2 $858 $234 $5 $1,097
3 $1,287 $252 $5 $1,544
4 $1,716 $267 $5 $1,988
5 $2,145 $312 $5 $2,462
6 $2,574 $357 $5 $2,936
7 $3,003 $402 $5 $3,410
8 $3,432 $444 $5 $3,881
9 $3,861 $489 $5 $4,355
10 $4,290 $531 $5 $4,826
11 $4,719 $579 $5 $5,303
12 or more** $5,148 $621 $10 $5,779
Annual Full-time $10,296 $1,242 $20 $11,558

NEBHE Tuition Rates

Credit Hours Tuition Services Fee Student Activity Fee Total
1 $214.50 $108 $5 $327.50
2 $429 $117 $5 $551
3 $643.50 $126 $5 $774.50
4 $858 $133.50 $5 $996.50
5 $1,072.50 $156 $5 $1,233.50
6 $1,287 $178.50 $5 $1,470.50
7 $1,501.50 $201 $5 $1,707.50
8 $1,716 $222 $5 $1,943
9 $1,930.50 $244.50 $5 $2,180
10 $2,145 $265.50 $5 $2,415.50
11 $2,359.50 $289.50 $5 $2,654
12 or more** $2,574 $310.50 $10 $2,894.50
Annual Full-time $5,148 $621 $20 $5,789

Extension Fees & Half Credits

**Excess Credits Tuition Charge - An additional flat tuition charge of $100 per semester shall apply when total registered credits exceed 17 for the semester

State University Tuition & Fees

The four Connecticut State Universities offer a variety of programs, degrees, and higher education experiences - urban, rural, residential, commuter - to their students.

In-State Tuition Rates

Institution In State Commuter Undergrad Tuition* In State Residential Undergrad Tuition** In State Grad Tuition*
Central Connecticut State University $8,877 $19,749 $9,941
Eastern Connecticut State University $9,560 $21,210 $10,689
Southern Connecticut State University $9,157 $20,491 $10,170
Western Connecticut State University $9,077 $20,388 $10,206

Central Connecticut State University Tuition & Fees

In-State Undergrad Out-of-State Undergrad In-State Grad Out-of-State Grad
Tuition $4,600 $14,886 $5,730 $15,964
University General Fee $3,086 $3,086 $3,086 $3,086
University Fee $1,051 $2,500 $1,051 $2,500
Student Activity Fee $120 $120 $74 $74
Media Fee $20 $20 - -
Commuting Student Total $8,877* $20,612* $9,941* $21,624*
Residential Student Total $19,749** $31,484** $20,813*** $32,496***

Eastern Connecticut State University Tuition & Fees

In-State Undergrad Out-of-State Undergrad In-State Grad Out-of-State Grad
Tuition $4,600 $14,886 $5,729 $15,963
University General Fee $3,719 $3,719 $3,719 $3,719
University Fee $1,051 $2,500 $1,051 $2,500
Student Activity Fee $190 $190 $190 $190
Media Fee $0 $0 - -
Commuting Student Total $9,560* $21,295* $10,689* $22,372*
Residential Student Total $21,210** $32,945** $22,339*** $34,022***

Southern Connecticut State University Tuition & Fees

In-State Undergrad Out-of-State Undergrad In-State Grad Out-of-State Grad
Tuition $4,600 $14,886 $5,729 $15,963
University General Fee $3,336 $3,336 $3,336 $3,336
University Fee $1,051 $2,500 $1,051 $2,500
Student Activity Fee $140 $140 $54 $54
Media Fee $30 $30 - -
Commuting Student Total $9,157* $20,892* $10,170* $21,853*
Residential Student Total $20,491** $32,226** $21,504*** $33,187***

Western Connecticut State University Tuition & Fees

In-State Undergrad Out-of-State Undergrad In-State Grad Out-of-State Grad
Tuition $4,600 $14,886 $5,729 $15,963
University General Fee $3,277 $3,277 $3,277 $3,277
University Fee $1,051 $2,500 $1,051 $2,500
Student Activity Fee $149 $149 $149 $149
Commuting Student Total $9,077* $20,812* $10,206* $21,889*
Residential Student Total $20,388** $32,123** $21,517*** $33,200***

*(not including sickness insurance, housing and food service)
**(not including sickness insurance and based on double room)
***(not including sickness insurance)

Charter Oak Tuition & Fees

Charter Oak Distance Learning Courses

CT Resident per credit $263
Non-Resident per credit $346
CT Resident College Fee/Semester $184
Non-Resident College Fee/Semester $245

Charter Oak Certificate Programs

CT Resident per credit $263
Non-Resident per credit $346
CT Resident College Fee/Semester $184
Non-Resident College Fee/Semester $245
Application Fee (non-refundable)* $75

*The certificate application fee is waived for enrolled students.

Residency

For questions about whether you qualify as an in-state or out-of-state student for tuition purposes, please review the Connecticut General Statutes regarding residency (pdf).