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