Find your school and click to find out more about student loans in Connecticut.
- Most students entering college will first seek loans funded by the federal government. Federal aid awards will not be affected by the state a student lives in.
- State governments sometimes offer financial aid to students, include: grants, scholarships, work-study programs or tuition waivers.
- A select number of universities may also offer financial aid to students enrolled in their institution. Most of these are determined by merit or need.
- When the above doesn’t cover the overall cost of a student’s education, he or she can look to private loan lenders.
Talk with the financial aid administrator at every institution you or your child is applying for to learn about all the options on paying for school.
On the right you can find resources on institutions in Connecticut.