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Tuition and Fees Breakdown
• What is the breakdown of my tuition and fees?
  • TUITION - partially funds the instructional mission of the University. As a state agency, we receive funds from the State Legislature which also helps support the institution.
  • STATE UNIVERSITY FEE - used to repay the bonds that fund the construction of campus buildings. By spreading out the cost of these construction projects, students are able to benefit from the use of the buildings while contribution to their cost.
  • UNIVERSITY GENERAL FEE - helps to fund many of the student services offered by the University. Some of these services, which are available to every student at Eastern, include: career development and placement, ID cards, shuttle bus services, parking stickers, athletic activities and the Student Center. A portion also provides mandatory supplemental accident insurance coverage.
  • INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FEE - funds the enhancement of student learning through expanded use of current computer hardware, software and telecommunication systems.
  • STUDENT ACTIVITY FEE - supports the Student Senate and helps to fund student clubs and activities.
  • Each of these fees is a mandatory requirement set forth by the Board of Trustees of the Connecticut State University System. Payment of these fees is a required condition of good academic standing.