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Aurora University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$33,196 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$22,580 tuition
$9,366 on campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$250 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$33,196 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$22,580 tuition
$9,366 on campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$250 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$10,756 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
45% get federal aid ($4,488 avg)
43% get state aid ($4,315 avg)
98% get institn'l aid ($10,756 avg)
68% get loans ($5,971 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.29% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.29% 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 $14,605 99%
Federal Grant Aid $4,488 45%
Pell Grants $4,263 45%
Other Federal Grants $1,819 6%
Institution Grant Aid $10,756 98%
State Grant Aid $4,315 43%
Student Loans $5,971 68%
Federal Loans $5,200 66%
Other Loans $10,796 5%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$1,000 Y Y Y N
$9,000 Y N N N
$3,000 Y N N N
$15,000 Y N N N
$12,000 Y N N N
$13,000 Y N N N
$500 - $5,000 Y Y
$500 Y Y Y N
$100 - $6,000
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 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 Aurora University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
347 S Gladstone Ave
Aurora, IL 60506-4892
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $650
Out of State $650


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 2
  • Brett from Oneida, IL
  • Jan-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Aurora is a little more expensive, but you get what you pay for. The professors here really care about the students and not just the pay check.

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  • Emily from Yorkville, IL
  • Dec-12-2013 I am a current student here

    The University gives away a lot of free stuff if you are in the right place at the right time. Some mornings they give out free coffee for a certain amount of time at ale carte. The book store has some fair priced college gear and a large variety of it.

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