University of Connecticut

Women's WCLA
Profile
Size
10 / 10
19,241 Undergrads / 27,578 Students
Cost
5 / 10
$18,699 Net Price
Selectivity
8 / 10
48% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
94%
Overall Graduation Rate
83%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
70% / 83%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Sydney Cendana Glastonbury Glastonbury, CT Att
Hannah Johnson Stonington Stonington, CT Att
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
352 Mansfield Road, Storrs, CT, 06269, Storrs, CT, 06269 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • New London/Norwich Connecticut Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Springfield Massachusetts Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
Where Grads Work
  • The Hartford
  • Travelers
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Pfizer
  • Pratt & Whitney
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • IBM
  • PwC
  • Deloitte
  • UConn School of Nursing
  • State of Connecticut
  • Prudential Financial
  • UCONN HEALTH
  • United Technologies
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Research
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Communication
  • Consulting
  • Marketing
  • Program and Project Management
  • Support
  • Administrative
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
550 - 650
Math
610 - 710
Total
1220 - 1410
ACT
English
25 - 33
Math
26 - 32
Composite
26 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 560 - 660 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 34,198 16,094 18,104
% Admitted 48% 56% 41%
% Admits That Enroll 23% 20% 26%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.67
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (13%)
    Health Professions (13%)
    Engineering (12%)
    Social Sciences (11%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (8%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Communication & Journalism (6%)
    Agriculture (3%)
    Education (3%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (3%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (2%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    History (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Public Admin. & Social Services
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Architecture
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    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $18,699

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$14,880 $35,858
    Books & Supplies$850 $850
    Cost of Living$12,514 $12,514
    Personal Expenses$2,800 $2,800
     
    Sticker Price$31,044 $51,794

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    77% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship62%$13,630
    Federal Grants20%$4,936
    Pell Grants20%$4,519
    Other Federal2%$3,928
    State & Local Grants6%$4,402
    Institutional Grants61%$11,695
     
    Student Loans46%$7,382
    Federal Loans45%$5,330
    Other Loans5%$18,121

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $401 Million $14,551

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $18,750 $229

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.4%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 8,995 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $58,400

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.18 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 70% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 26 16
    Fondling 9 3
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 2 1
    Aggravated Assault 1 1
    Burglary 14 8
    Motor Vehicle Theft 11 -
    Arson 4 3

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, highly residential

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