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California Lutheran University - Thousand Oaks Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$47,535 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$33,910 tuition
$11,510 on campus room & board
$1,665 books
$450 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$47,535 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$33,910 tuition
$11,510 on campus room & board
$1,665 books
$450 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$14,229 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
97% of students receive aid
22% get federal aid ($4,611 avg)
23% get state aid ($8,983 avg)
97% get institn'l aid ($14,229 avg)
57% get loans ($6,664 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.37% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.37% 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

$8,437,563
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $17,361 97%
Federal Grant Aid $4,611 22%
Pell Grants $4,390 22%
Other Federal Grants $1,215 4%
Institution Grant Aid $14,229 97%
State Grant Aid $8,983 23%
Student Loans $6,664 57%
Federal Loans $5,579 57%
Other Loans $18,280 4%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$50 - $10,000
$500
$2,000
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: March 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does California Lutheran University - Thousand Oaks offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Other Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
60 W Olsen Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-2787
(805) 492-2411
http://www.callutheran.edu/financial_aid/
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,090
Out of State $1,090

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Claudia from Moorpark, CA
  • Jun-10-2014 I am a current student here

    Although CLU is a bit expensive, the teacher to student time that you get cannot be compared to any other campus. Teachers actually take the time to know your name and make time to meet with you, sometimes without an appointment!

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  • 4
  • Natalie from Lake Tapps, WA
  • Jul-11-2013 I am a past student here

    Set in sunny Southern California where it is close to Malibu Beach, Six Flags, and Disneyland, as well as Downtown Hollywood. The student:professor ratio is generally 20:1 so the professors can offer one on one help and get to know the students' personalities and learning styles. Has extremely competitive Chemistry, Biology, and Communications programs with opportunities for internships at local hospitals and media companies in Hollywood.

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  • 3
  • Student
  • May-27-2013 I am a current student here

    CLU is an expensive private institution but many scholarships are offered to help.

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  • 5
  • Natalie from Oak Park, CA
  • Apr-28-2013 I am a current student here

    Students definitely get their money's worth. The campus is in a beautiful location and everyone that works there are really helpful and nice.

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