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Westmont College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$50,360 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$35,920 tuition
$11,740 on campus room & board
$1,600 books
$1,100 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$50,360 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$35,920 tuition
$11,740 on campus room & board
$1,600 books
$1,100 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$17,588 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
95% of students receive aid
18% get federal aid ($4,858 avg)
15% get state aid ($9,106 avg)
95% get institn'l aid ($17,588 avg)
64% get loans ($6,979 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.91% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.91% 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 $19,973 95%
Federal Grant Aid $4,858 18%
Pell Grants $4,011 18%
Other Federal Grants $1,387 11%
Institution Grant Aid $17,588 95%
State Grant Aid $9,106 15%
Student Loans $6,979 64%
Federal Loans $5,617 62%
Other Loans $4,171 23%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$10,000 Y N
$35,920 Y N N
$15,000 - $12,000 Y N
$13,000 Y N
$1,000 - $4,000 Y Y
$3,000 N Y
$7,000 N Y
$6,000 N Y
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 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 Westmont College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
955 La Paz Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93108-1089
(805) 565-6000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,780
Out of State $1,780


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Merissa from Las Vegas, NV
  • May-31-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    It's expensive, but from what I understand they are very generous with gift aid and scholarships.

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  • 3
  • akat from CA
  • Jul-30-2013 I am a current student here

    You come out with a great education that prepares you with well-rounded continued learning abilities, and with great connections for jobs! However, that is if you survive past the $55,000 or so price tag!

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  • 3
  • The Truth
  • Jul-17-2013 I am a current student here

    It is a private school, so it is very pricey. Be sure to accumulate as many scholarships as you can because you do jot want to be stuck paying thousands of dollars in loans after you graduate. The college Is an excellent place of learning, but I do not think I would have gone had it not been for the scholarships because the school is way too expensive.

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