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Eastern University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$37,704 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$26,934 tuition
$9,330 on campus room & board
$1,200 books
$240 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$37,704 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$26,934 tuition
$9,330 on campus room & board
$1,200 books
$240 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$13,067 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
98% of students receive aid
44% get federal aid ($4,398 avg)
35% get state aid ($3,484 avg)
91% get institn'l aid ($13,067 avg)
78% get loans ($7,878 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.50% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.50% 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

$7,955,144
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $15,357 98%
Federal Grant Aid $4,398 44%
Pell Grants $4,128 43%
Other Federal Grants $532 24%
Institution Grant Aid $13,067 91%
State Grant Aid $3,484 35%
Student Loans $7,878 78%
Federal Loans $6,209 78%
Other Loans $11,574 11%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
- R
$2,000 R
$3,000 R
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-
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Eastern University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1300 Eagle Rd
Saint Davids, PA 19087-3696
(610) 341-5800
http://www.eastern.edu/centers/finaid/index.html
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $560
Out of State $560

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Emily from Lancaster, PA
  • Jun-26-2013 I am a current student here

    Eastern is a great value, but the high tuition can be a burden for many students. Definitely look into outside scholarships, and be in contact with the Financial Aid Office to work out what you need to do to minimize your financial worries.

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  • 3
  • Carrie from Roanoke, VA
  • Apr-13-2013 I am a current student here

    Eastern University can be a bit pricy, but the financial aid office is pretty good about offering scholarships, grants and financial aid. I know that I was a little intimidated by the prices at first, but the financial aid office at Eastern did all that they could to get me more scholarship when I asked for help. I personally think that my experiences here at Eastern have been priceless, but the costs here at Eastern have continued to rise. This, unfortunately, has made it hard for some students to stay at Eastern.

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  • 5
  • Tysheira from Philadelphia, PA
  • Dec-30-2012 I am a current student here

    You have to make college what you want it to be. Get the experience that you want to have and make the memories that will last forever.

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  • 4
  • Codie from Hunlock Creek, PA
  • Jul-25-2012 I am a current student here

    It is a private school, so it's more expensive than the state-alternatives. However, my brother attends a state school, and I can say that the quality of my education seems far greater than what he receives.

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  • 4
  • Jesse from Dover, PA
  • Jul-11-2012 I am a current student here

    I believe that Eastern can improve. Charging girl students fines for being in boy dorms and boys for being in girls dorms before a certain time is ridiculous. They should charge students for being there after 4pm because people aren't going to be doing stuff early in the day. The policy on that should be you get a fine if you in violation after 4 pm NOT before. It makes no sense. Academic wise you do get bang for your buck but they should change the food and the outlay of some of the dorms in Hainer Hall.

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