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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$42,090 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$29,900 tuition
$10,840 on campus room & board
$1,100 books
$250 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$42,090 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$29,900 tuition
$10,840 on campus room & board
$1,100 books
$250 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$17,400 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
44% get federal aid ($5,034 avg)
66% get state aid ($4,146 avg)
99% get institn'l aid ($17,400 avg)
89% get loans ($6,868 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.20% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.20% 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 $22,417 99%
Federal Grant Aid $5,034 44%
Pell Grants $4,588 44%
Other Federal Grants $1,095 18%
Institution Grant Aid $17,400 99%
State Grant Aid $4,146 66%
Student Loans $6,868 89%
Federal Loans $6,301 88%
Other Loans $13,685 4%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: February 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does Oglethorpe University offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
4484 Peachtree Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30319-2797
(404) 261-1441
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,210
Out of State $1,210


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 2
  • Alex from Lilburn, GA
  • Sep-23-2013 I am a current student here

    It is very expensive, almost $45,000 which is a lot for college education. This being said, I think that it should be less expensive or that the school should give more financial aid for those in need.

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  • 5
  • Alicia
  • Jun-19-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Oglethorpe is a well respected private school, yet the cost is not outrageous, especially with the financial aid they give.

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  • 5
  • Jennifer from Atlanta, GA
  • Mar-31-2013 I am a current student here

    This school offers a lot to be a liberal arts based campus. They are developing more programs on campus and replacing the student center.

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  • 5
  • Shiraz from Atlanta, GA
  • Mar-05-2013 I am a current student here

    The professors are top notch. People who complain about Oglethorpe are usually complaining about the administrative aspect, which can be frustrating. But these professors are world class. They know their stuff, and their prerogative isn't to get you to agree with them, it's to get you to think and open your mind.

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