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Centenary College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$40,721 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$28,500 tuition
$10,116 on campus room & board
$975 books
$1,130 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$40,721 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$28,500 tuition
$10,116 on campus room & board
$975 books
$1,130 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$12,447 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
98% of students receive aid
44% get federal aid ($3,674 avg)
31% get state aid ($8,309 avg)
96% get institn'l aid ($12,447 avg)
89% get loans ($8,143 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.76% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.76% 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 $16,617 97%
Federal Grant Aid $3,674 44%
Pell Grants $4,156 33%
Other Federal Grants $2,271 11%
Institution Grant Aid $12,447 96%
State Grant Aid $8,309 31%
Student Loans $8,143 89%
Federal Loans $5,924 71%
Other Loans $17,148 18%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: June 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Centenary College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
400 Jefferson St
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
(908) 852-1400
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $550
Out of State $550


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 1
  • Transfer Student!
  • Apr-17-2014 I am a past student here

    Now that I am transferring, it is extremely impossible - I have lost nearly two years of schooling thanks to the way the school's classes are accredited. Also, the registrar's office can't get it together to get my transcripts and other forms out to other schools. Many college counselors that I have spoken to are telling me part of the reason I am having a hard time transferring is because of the school's poor reputation.

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  • Mar-29-2014 I am a current student here

    Expensive college. Depending on your major, where your living and what not.

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  • 4
  • Nicole from Hillsborough, NJ
  • Nov-15-2011 I am a current student here

    The school is pretty pricey but the majority of students receive some financial aid. It is worth the price though because you learn so much in the classes, and there are always tons of free events on campus to keep you entertained.

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  • Centenary Student
  • Jan-14-2011 I am a current student here

    Centenary College is expensive, with tuition upwards of $35,000+ a year. If you're not on financial aid, it can be rough. However, Centenary has superb financial aid; many students say that their financial aid package from Centenary was by far the best of their offers. If you're looking for an intellectual, social, and laid-back, small community, I believe that Centenary is one of the best college's out there. I find the price is very worth it.

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