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Defiance College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$39,300 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$28,050 tuition
$9,260 on campus room & board
$1,350 books and supplies
$640 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$39,300 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$28,050 tuition
$9,260 on campus room & board
$1,350 books and supplies
$640 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$13,446 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
100% of students receive aid
50% get federal aid ($5,107 avg)
24% get state aid ($2,084 avg)
97% get institn'l aid ($13,446 avg)
84% get loans ($9,083 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 6.05% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 6.04% 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 $16,060 100%
Federal Grant Aid $5,107 50%
Pell Grants $4,158 49%
Other Federal Grants $1,872 28%
Institution Grant Aid $13,446 97%
State Grant Aid $2,084 24%
Student Loans $9,083 84%
Federal Loans $6,757 83%
Other Loans $11,342 18%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$12,000 - $15,000 Y N N N
$5,000 - $12,000 Y N N N
- Y Y Y N
$1,000 Y Y N
$750 - $1,500 Y N Y N
$750 - $1,500 Y N N N
$13,000 - $16,000 Y N N N
$14,000 - $18,000 Y N N N
$2,000 Y N
$2,000 Y N N N
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
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 Defiance College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
701 N Clinton
Defiance, OH 43512
(419) 784-4010
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $450
Out of State $450


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • Daniel from Springfield, VA
  • May-30-2014 I am a current student here

    Financial aid can be helpful to those who need it. Also, there are work study jobs that help pay for school and that can work around your class schedule and athletics if you play a sport.

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  • 2
  • Marcia from Chandlersville, OH
  • Apr-25-2013 I am a current student here

    For the amount you pay to go it is a kinda sorry experience, its pretty dirty, they buy cheep food, especially cheep fruit. Just pretty disappointing

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  • 3
  • Emily from Riga, MI
  • Mar-15-2013 I am a current student here

    Its expensive, but the teachers are really great, almost worth the debt you will have when you leave

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  • 5
  • David from Columbus, OH
  • Dec-20-2012 I am a current student here

    This campus encourages studying abroad. If you would like to travel internationally, Defiance is a great place. Not only do you learn within the community but all over the world.

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