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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$21,178 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$10,282 tuition
$10,010 on campus room & board*
$886 books
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$30,142 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$19,246 tuition
$10,010 on campus room & board*
$886 books
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

*Standard Double & Flex 14 Meal Plan

Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$3,588 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
89% of students receive aid
30% get federal aid ($4,768 avg)
18% get state aid ($1,334 avg)
58% get institn'l aid ($3,588 avg)
70% get loans ($6,575 avg)

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Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $6,171 60%
Federal Grant Aid $4,768 30%
Pell Grants $3,831 28%
Other Federal Grants $1,273 26%
Institution Grant Aid $3,588 58%
State Grant Aid $1,334 18%
Student Loans $6,575 70%
Federal Loans $5,639 70%
Other Loans $9,239 7%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 15
Financial aid deadline: April 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Ohio University-Main Campus offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
120 Chubb Hall
Athens, OH 45701-2979
(740) 593-1000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $487
Out of State $929


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Kelley from Norwalk, CT
  • Feb-22-2014 I am a past student here

    A well-priced education and area! It's relatively easy for students to survive and strive at Ohio Un. and in Athens! The experience pays for itself which the memories OU will lend to you and the educational and life-skills you gain while being there!

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  • 5
  • Nolan from Athens, OH
  • Feb-18-2014 I am a current student here

    attending the sports events here at Ohio University is a blast! everything from football to hockey, every sport here has a great fan base and the games are Free!!

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  • 4
  • Lindsey from Xenia, OH
  • Feb-07-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Do not doubt this college. Give it a visit and I promise you won't be sorry!

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  • 4
  • Stephanie from Vincent, OH
  • Jan-25-2014 I am a current student here

    Ohio University academic prices are reasonable for a 4 year University. However, I do not live on campus because I think that the dorm and dinning room prices are a bit high.

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