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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$22,960 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$11,736 tuition
$9,744 off campus room & board
$1,480 books
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$22,960 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$11,736 tuition
$9,744 off campus room & board
$1,480 books
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$3,542 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
79% of students receive aid
22% get federal aid ($3,193 avg)
1% get state aid ($6,398 avg)
2% get institn'l aid ($3,542 avg)
30% get loans ($9,758 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.04% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.04% 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 $3,370 26%
Federal Grant Aid $3,193 22%
Pell Grants $3,049 22%
Other Federal Grants $1,193 4%
Institution Grant Aid $3,542 2%
State Grant Aid $6,398 1%
Student Loans $9,758 30%
Federal Loans $9,382 30%
Other Loans $8,446 2%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
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Financial Aid Contact Info
11255 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037-1011
(800) 628-8648
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $326
Out of State $326


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Jennie from El Cajon, CA
  • Apr-17-2014 I am a current student here

    The classes aren't cheap, again- don't wait to apply for those scholarships. I haven't gotten any yet- but don't give up!

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  • 3
  • Wendy from Grass Valley, CA
  • Mar-20-2014 I am a current student here

    NU is expensive, but for the accelerated pace and ability to take online courses, it's worth it. The level of education is excellent. I may have been able to get a similar level of education at another University, but not while living in my location and working full time. Nor could I have done so in such a short time.

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  • 3
  • Melanie from El Cajon, CA
  • Dec-17-2013 I am a current student here

    Classes are expensive and information is relevant but until I'm in my classes for my specific major, I feel its a little on the expensive side.

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