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College of Staten Island CUNY Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$25,481 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$6,330 tuition
$17,227 on campus room & board
$1,364 books and supplies
$560 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$32,591 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$13,440 tuition
$17,227 on campus room & board
$1,364 books and supplies
$560 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$4,805 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
84% of students receive aid
58% get federal aid ($4,860 avg)
76% get state aid ($4,064 avg)
1% get institn'l aid ($4,805 avg)
19% get loans ($5,441 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.85% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.42% 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 $7,500 80%
Federal Grant Aid $4,860 58%
Pell Grants $4,806 58%
Other Federal Grants $468 7%
Institution Grant Aid $4,805 1%
State Grant Aid $4,064 76%
Student Loans $5,441 19%
Federal Loans $5,098 18%
Other Loans $6,627 2%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 30
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does College of Staten Island CUNY offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
2800 Victory Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10314
(718) 982-2000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $275
Out of State $560


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • Xena from Staten Island, NY
  • Dec-21-2016 I am a current student here

    Its very affordable, and financial aid usually cover all of the cost plus you get money back. And for those who don't get financial aid, they have a bunch of loans you can get with very little interest rate, so loans you don't have to pay back until you graduate.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jul-07-2013 I am a current student here

    if you are not dorming. you're really not paying for anything but the books. my books this semester were 250 and that's all that i took out of my pockets since the school year started if you are dorming, most likely you're gonna have to take out a loan because financial does not cover even 300 of your dorm rent

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  • 5
  • Jennifer from Staten Island, NY
  • Mar-22-2013 I am a current student here

    The most economically-friendly school in the nation. Half the tuition (at least) of surrounding private institutions. In the most prime location.

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  • Lissette from Brooklyn, NY
  • Jan-22-2013 I am a current student here

    There are decent prices for everything, and most students throw events through the Student Activities Board Budget.

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