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Wells College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$47,400 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$33,200 tuition
$11,900 on campus room & board
$800 books
$1,500 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$47,400 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$33,200 tuition
$11,900 on campus room & board
$800 books
$1,500 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$22,536 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
97% of students receive aid
46% get federal aid ($5,481 avg)
61% get state aid ($2,611 avg)
95% get institn'l aid ($22,536 avg)
81% get loans ($8,027 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 5.37% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 5.37% 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 $26,452 96%
Federal Grant Aid $5,481 46%
Pell Grants $4,773 45%
Other Federal Grants $810 45%
Institution Grant Aid $22,536 95%
State Grant Aid $2,611 61%
Student Loans $8,027 81%
Federal Loans $6,460 81%
Other Loans $10,232 12%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: February 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: August 1
Does Wells College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
170 State Rte 90
Aurora, NY 13026-0500
(315) 364-3266
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,200
Out of State $1,200


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 2
  • Unknown
  • Jan-13-2014 I am a current student here

    The price is too high for quality. It's a $20,000 school, not $50,000

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  • 1
  • Laura
  • Jul-23-2013 I am a current student here

    This school is way overpriced and not worth it since the Internet is broken or slow , the buildings are neglected, courses are unavailable, the dining hall is nasty, and there are too few staff.

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  • 4
  • express16
  • May-08-2013 I am a current student here

    It is a little much, but I believe it is worth it.

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  • 4
  • Jordan from Arlington, TX
  • Apr-30-2013 I am a current student here

    Absoloutely! Though expensive, you can not put a price on memories and in only my first year i have already gathered a plethora of moments that i will never forget.

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  • 1
  • Liz from NY
  • Jan-25-2013 I am a past student here

    My scholarship and financial aid covered everything except four thousand. That was four years ago, tuition has since gone up. I only went to wells because it was cheap for me. I wouldn't recommend this school to anyone in general but especially at it is price now.

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