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The Financial Aid Office at Eastern Connecticut State University assists parents and students who might not otherwise be able to meet their educational expenses. The staff in the Financial Aid Office is available to assist students, both current and prospective, in determining their eligibility for available financial aid.

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When filing the 2016-2017 online FAFSA at please use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to pull your tax return data directly from the IRS into your FAFSA. If you can not use this tool because you have not filed your tax return, access the IRS website to request your Tax Return Transcript in case we require it for documentation.

Be sure to respond to requests for financial documentation immediately so we can provide your financial aid notification!

Once you've received your financial aid notification, please accept your aid by accessing eWeb at

The 150% Subsidized Loan Limit Explained , is a web article that helps explain the subsidized loan limit and how it affect students.

The ECSU Foundation makes its resources directly available to the Office of Financial Aid to help fund scholarships for new and returning students as part of the annual financial aid award cycle. Students are encouraged to file the FAFSA by March 1 to receive the best consideration for available aid. There is no additional application to apply. Those students currently receiving the Foundation Scholarships need only meet the donor’s criteria for renewal.

Students awarded financial aid must “accept” their awards through eWeb Services in order for the awards to be applied to their student account. ACCEPT TODAY!!