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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$26,054 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$11,636 tuition
$10,332 on campus room & board
$1,200 books
$2,886 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$40,196 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$25,778 tuition
$10,332 on campus room & board
$1,200 books
$2,886 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$6,527 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
68% of students receive aid
21% get federal aid ($4,573 avg)
26% get state aid ($5,999 avg)
42% get institn'l aid ($6,527 avg)
45% get loans ($6,622 avg)

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Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $11,411 46%
Federal Grant Aid $4,573 21%
Pell Grants $4,319 21%
Other Federal Grants $2,516 2%
Institution Grant Aid $6,527 42%
State Grant Aid $5,999 26%
Student Loans $6,622 45%
Federal Loans $5,351 45%
Other Loans $5,499 11%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 15
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 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Tuition Guaranteed Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
601 E John Street
Champaign, IL 61820-5711
(217) 333-1000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,940
Out of State $4,297


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Danya from Chicago, IL
  • Aug-17-2014 I am a current student here

    Not the most expensive. Most fees are needed but sometimes it feel as if the cost should be less. Nevertheless its a beautiful campus.

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  • 4
  • Lauren from Naperville, IL
  • Jul-23-2014 I am a past student here

    The education was absolutely worth it. If you can I would take the hard math and sciences at community college during the summer. These courses are created to let the med students excel and everyone else struggle. You'll save your GPA dropping on a 5 hour course that way. Housing wise, it is much cheaper to get an apartment with about three people in the place. I found the best bang for the buck was east of Lincoln Ave in Urbana. The area is very nice, quieter than other neighborhoods, rent is cheaper, apartments seem nicer, and you are close to Urbana.

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  • 4
  • Midwestern at heart
  • Mar-08-2014 I am a current student here

    Yes, definitely. I got in-state tuition, and this was the cheapest school out all my options. Also, side note: for groceries, try carpooling with someone and go to Meijer/Walmart/Target. I don't have a car, and so I get all of mine from County Market/Walgreens, and it's so expensive!

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