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Coastal Carolina University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$21,314 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$10,696 tuition
$9,278 on campus room & board
$1,160 books and supplies
$180 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$35,558 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$24,940 tuition
$9,278 on campus room & board
$1,160 books and supplies
$180 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,131 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
91% of students receive aid
35% get federal aid ($4,490 avg)
44% get state aid ($5,658 avg)
36% get institn'l aid ($5,131 avg)
72% get loans ($9,028 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.68% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.33% 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 $7,916 75%
Federal Grant Aid $4,490 35%
Pell Grants $4,337 35%
Other Federal Grants $1,106 5%
Institution Grant Aid $5,131 36%
State Grant Aid $5,658 44%
Student Loans $9,028 72%
Federal Loans $5,651 70%
Other Loans $17,206 14%

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 15
Does Coastal Carolina University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
103 Tom Trout Drive
Conway, SC 29526
(843) 347-3161
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $456
Out of State $1,044


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Brett from Conway, SC
  • Mar-18-2017 I am a past student here

    I think it is one of the most amazing values in the country for in-state students. For out-of-state students, I still think it is a great value but I would encourage everyone to consider all of their options first.

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  • Lainey from West Grove, PA
  • Feb-21-2015 I am a past student here

    I think that Coastal is slightly overpriced. The education is average, as are the amenities that the campus offers.

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