Annual Fund Dollars At Work



Every dollar raised through the Annual Fund directly benefits current students, supporting virtually every aspect of the Connecticut College experience.

These are Annual Fund dollars at work:

FINANCIAL AID

  • In 2013-14, we awarded more than $35 million in College-funded financial aid
  • 52 percent of enrolled students receive financial aid
  • The average financial aid award is $37,300

INTERNSHIPS/CAREER DEVELOPMENT

  • In 2013, 334 members of the Class of 2014 — roughly 72 percent — participated in funded internships
  • Of those internships, 16 percent were completed outside of the United States
  • About 7.5 percent of internships were with organizations associated with College alumni

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

  • Lab equipment for science departments
  • Faculty seminars
  • Classroom materials
  • Student-faculty research
  • Salaries for outstanding faculty

STUDENT LIFE

  • Clubs and organizations
  • Guest speakers and lectures on campus
  • Athletic equipment
  • Class trips
  • Student teaching

UNRESTRICTED

  • You allow us to put your gift to work according to College's priorities