Over 34,000

Financial Aid Applications Processed

62%

OF UCONN UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS RECEIVE GIFT AID IN THE FORM OF GRANTS AND SCHOLARSHIPS FROM ANY SOURCE

More than $198M

in gift aid support for UCONN students annually

What’s New?

Changes to Verification for the 2021/2022 Academic Year

Per a recent announcement from the US Department of Education, verification requirements have been updated for the 2021/2022 academic year. Students will no longer be required to complete the verification process. Any applicable outstanding required verification documents have been waived and do not need to be submitted. However, a review of any previously submitted documents […]

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Reporting Private 3rd Party Scholarships and Tuition Waivers

Students who expect to receive a Tuition Waiver (from any source) or Private (3rd Party) Scholarship(s) will need to report these resources to the Office of Student Financial Aid Services as soon as possible. Prompt reporting will ensure financial aid accuracy and will prevent late aid adjustments. Instructions are located at https://confluence.uconn.edu/ikb/student-administration-system/students/managing-financial-aid.

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Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

As part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, Congress has appropriated $3.2B to help low-income households pay for broadband service and connected internet devices.  This program may provide discounts for eligible consumers. If you have received a Federal Pell Grant information in the current award year, you may be eligible.  To access your Federal […]

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