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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$55,270 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$44,210 tuition
$10,560 on campus room & board
$500 books
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$55,270 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$44,210 tuition
$10,560 on campus room & board
$500 books
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$23,027 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
77% of students receive aid
13% get federal aid ($5,400 avg)
11% get state aid ($2,708 avg)
69% get institn'l aid ($23,027 avg)
53% get loans ($5,016 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.33% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.33% 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 $24,289 70%
Federal Grant Aid $5,400 13%
Pell Grants $3,588 13%
Other Federal Grants $1,813 13%
Institution Grant Aid $23,027 69%
State Grant Aid $2,708 11%
Student Loans $5,016 53%
Federal Loans $4,711 52%
Other Loans $1,961 12%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$10,000 Y
$15,000 Y
- R
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: February 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: March 26
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does Gettysburg College offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
300 N Washington St
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1486
(717) 337-6100
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,380
Out of State $1,380


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Anonymous
  • Oct-20-2013 I am a current student here

    Pretty good, but I'm not sure I would think this if I was paying the full $55K a year. The classes are great, but the dorms are lacking. Upperclass dorms are (mostly) nicer than the first-year ones, so luckily that will change.

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  • Student
  • Jul-19-2012 I am a current student here

    A great education with a lot of great internship opportunities! And Gettysburg gives GREAT financial aid!

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  • Informed
  • Jun-14-2012 I am a current student here

    This really depends. Many people get mad financial aid, and some pay full. Though those that pay full generally can afford it, and love Gettysburg. I think for the education provided the school is a pretty good deal. I wish the money would sometimes go to different places, because we're always told there's like none and yet still we have a pretty good endowment fund....

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