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Appalachian State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$13,983 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$3,542 tuition
$7,224 on campus room & board
$700 books
$2,517 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$26,031 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$15,590 tuition
$7,224 on campus room & board
$700 books
$2,517 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$2,873 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
65% of students receive aid
22% get federal aid ($3,916 avg)
26% get state aid ($3,205 avg)
31% get institn'l aid ($2,873 avg)
46% get loans ($5,380 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 11.0% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 6.35% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $7,237 35%
Federal Grant Aid $3,916 22%
Pell Grants $3,847 21%
Other Federal Grants $656 3%
Institution Grant Aid $2,873 31%
State Grant Aid $3,205 26%
Student Loans $5,380 46%
Federal Loans $4,979 44%
Other Loans $6,450 4%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Appalachian State University offer...
Other Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
287 Rivers Street
Boone, NC 28608
(828) 262-2000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $120
Out of State $527


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • anonymous
  • Apr-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Greatly priced school, especially for in-state students. You get a LOT of bang for your buck, especially compared to other schools here in NC.

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  • 5
  • CK from Raleigh, NC
  • Mar-11-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Tuition is very low compared to other schools, both in state and out of state. There's so much to do there.

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