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Centenary University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$44,244 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$30,696 tuition
$10,946 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$1,402 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$44,244 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$30,696 tuition
$10,946 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$1,402 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$17,783 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
100% of students receive aid
46% get federal aid ($6,480 avg)
42% get state aid ($8,173 avg)
99% get institn'l aid ($17,783 avg)
98% get loans ($8,437 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.67% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.67% 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 $24,071 100%
Federal Grant Aid $6,480 46%
Pell Grants $5,261 46%
Other Federal Grants $3,840 15%
Institution Grant Aid $17,783 99%
State Grant Aid $8,173 42%
Student Loans $8,437 98%
Federal Loans $6,934 98%
Other Loans $12,718 12%

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 University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
400 Jefferson St
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
(908) 852-1400
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $592
Out of State $592


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Jessica from Washington, NJ
  • Mar-25-2015 I am a current student here

    Though pricey, the Psychology program has become like a second family. Even as a commuter you get a meal plan and there are plenty of things to do on campus.

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  • 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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  • 5
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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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