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Elgin Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$16,030 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$8,520 tuition
$6,000 off campus room & board
$1,500 books and supplies
$10 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$19,054 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$11,544 tuition
$6,000 off campus room & board
$1,500 books and supplies
$10 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,261 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
57% of students receive aid
46% get federal aid ($3,254 avg)
20% get state aid ($1,216 avg)
15% get institn'l aid ($1,261 avg)
13% get loans ($3,605 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.21% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.31% 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

$1,758,486
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $3,448 56%
Federal Grant Aid $3,254 46%
Pell Grants $3,896 38%
Other Federal Grants $400 8%
Institution Grant Aid $1,261 15%
State Grant Aid $1,216 20%
Student Loans $3,605 13%
Federal Loans $3,605 13%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: June 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Elgin Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1700 Spartan Drive
Elgin, IL 60123-7193
(847) 697-1000
http://elgin.edu/financialaid
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $355
Out of State $481

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Michelle
  • Apr-23-2014 I am a current student here

    Compared to getting prerequisites done at the tuition rate of a university, ECC is well worth the money.

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  • 5
  • student
  • Mar-02-2014 I am a current student here

    The school is definitely the bang for the buck. You save a lot of money from going to ECC and completing you pre-equisites.

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  • 3
  • Jennifer from Fartlett, IL
  • Jan-25-2014 I am a current student here

    Pretty affordable college. Small class sizes which are nice and allows a student to develop a personal connection with the professor if desired.

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