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Arcadia University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$50,870 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$36,150 tuition
$12,560 on campus room & board
$1,500 books
$660 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$50,870 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$36,150 tuition
$12,560 on campus room & board
$1,500 books
$660 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$19,883 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
100% of students receive aid
36% get federal aid ($4,564 avg)
33% get state aid ($3,375 avg)
100% get institn'l aid ($19,883 avg)
85% get loans ($9,819 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.01% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.01% 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 $22,666 100%
Federal Grant Aid $4,564 36%
Pell Grants $4,280 36%
Other Federal Grants $868 13%
Institution Grant Aid $19,883 100%
State Grant Aid $3,375 33%
Student Loans $9,819 85%
Federal Loans $5,936 85%
Other Loans $15,238 22%

Merit Aid Available

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 Arcadia University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
450 S Easton Rd
Glenside, PA 19038-3295
(215) 572-2900
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $595
Out of State $595


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Jessica from Latrobe, PA
  • Aug-07-2013 I am a current student here

    It is a private school so tuition is a little high (and continues to rise) but students that take full advantage of campus involvement, work study, study abroad, and challenging classes usually find that they have made a good investment.

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  • 3
  • Jalimar from Lancaster, PA
  • Jul-23-2013 I am a current student here

    Overall, Arcadia is a great school with a lot going for it, but the price tag is a little steep. However, as Arcadia is a private school, there are a lot of opportunities for scholarships, and that definitely helps.

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