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Oglethorpe University 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

$17,909 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
98% of students receive aid
47% get federal aid ($4,756 avg)
63% get state aid ($4,088 avg)
98% get institn'l aid ($17,909 avg)
83% get loans ($6,907 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 $22,721 98%
Federal Grant Aid $4,756 47%
Pell Grants $4,445 47%
Other Federal Grants $1,049 16%
Institution Grant Aid $17,909 98%
State Grant Aid $4,088 63%
Student Loans $6,907 83%
Federal Loans $6,336 83%
Other Loans $10,373 5%

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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