Cost of college went up for all students at Three Rivers Community College


In-state tuition and fees rose 2.5 percent for 2018-19 at Three Rivers Community College, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Connecticut residents paid $4,464 to attend the two-year public institution this year – $108 more than the $4,356 charged for 2017-18.

Non-residents paid 196 percent more than residents this year, or $13,212. Their price tag grew 2.5 percent from $12,888 in 2017-18.

About 99 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Connecticut residents. And about 1 percent are residents of other states.

Data shows 68 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 305 students received grants or scholarships totaling $1.6 million and 23 students took out student loans totaling more than $97,833.

Including all undergraduates (3,997), 2,389 students used grants or scholarships totaling $10.2 million, and 161 students took out $776,809 in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
Change in tuition and fees 2015-16 to 2018-19
In-state
~3,957
$4,072
$4,208
$4,356
$4,464
9.6%
Out-of-state
~40
$12,136
$12,544
$12,888
$13,212
8.9%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at Three Rivers Community College in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
253
54%
$1,171,348
$4,630
State / local grant or scholarship
138
29%
$384,947
$2,789
Institutional grants or scholarships
-
0%
-
-
Grant or scholarship aid total
305
65%
$1,556,995
$5,105
Federal student loans
23
5%
$97,833
$4,254
Other student loans
0
0%
$0
-
Student loan aid
23
5%
$97,833
$4,254
Total student aid
320
68%
-
-

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