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Lehigh University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$54,450 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$41,920 tuition
$11,230 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$300 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$54,450 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$41,920 tuition
$11,230 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$300 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$26,484 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
69% of students receive aid
17% get federal aid ($6,267 avg)
8% get state aid ($3,284 avg)
51% get institn'l aid ($26,484 avg)
51% get loans ($7,291 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.01% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.01% 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 $28,551 52%
Federal Grant Aid $6,267 17%
Pell Grants $3,972 14%
Other Federal Grants $9,878 5%
Institution Grant Aid $26,484 51%
State Grant Aid $3,284 8%
Student Loans $7,291 51%
Federal Loans $5,178 51%
Other Loans $18,256 6%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: February 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: March 30
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does Lehigh University offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
27 Memorial Drive West
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 758-3000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,750
Out of State $1,750


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Jennifer from Easton, PA
  • Apr-29-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I like the feel of this school, it's small size appealed to me and the teachers and students were all very friendly.

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  • 3
  • Carolyn from Ellicott City, MD
  • Mar-07-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    It's very expensive but what private college isn't? In my area, there are a ton of Lehigh alumni so the school has a great reputation.

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  • 3
  • Deanna from Alden, NY
  • Dec-17-2013 I am a current student here

    It costs a fortune, but the financial aid is fair. For engineers, their reputation will precede you and this will help pay off your debts.

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  • 4
  • Current Student
  • Oct-06-2013 I am a current student here

    It's expensive, but you'll make your money back when you score a job making well over 60k a year.

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