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Garrett College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$13,660 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$6,048 tuition
$5,510 on campus room & board
$1,400 books
$702 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$14,752 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,140 tuition
$5,510 on campus room & board
$1,400 books
$702 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,375 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
65% get federal aid ($4,652 avg)
64% get state aid ($3,159 avg)
24% get institn'l aid ($1,375 avg)
49% get loans ($5,370 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Tuition has dropped recently, and we are not sure what it will do next. We decided to play it safe and make our projections equal to our most recent year of data.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $5,757 93%
Federal Grant Aid $4,652 65%
Pell Grants $4,609 65%
Other Federal Grants $565 5%
Institution Grant Aid $1,375 24%
State Grant Aid $3,159 64%
Student Loans $5,370 49%
Federal Loans $5,370 49%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: March 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Garrett College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
687 Mosser Road
McHenry, MD 21541
(301) 387-3000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $216
Out of State $255


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Catherine from Ashton, MD
  • Jan-14-2015 I am a past student here

    I can't express enough how much Garrett helped me move on to four-year college. They gave me everything I needed and all of my professors were knowledgeable, approachable, friendly and challenging!!

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  • 5
  • Brianna from Oakland, MD
  • Aug-17-2014 I am a current student here

    I graduated from one of the two high schools in Garrett County, so I get the Commissioner's Scholarship and Financial Aid. I go for free except food.

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  • 5
  • Samantha from Oakland, MD
  • Aug-27-2013 I am a current student here

    Garrett has the wonderful program for local students to get two free years of tuition, its a hard opportunity to pass up.

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  • 5
  • Kelley from McHenry, MD
  • Nov-30-2012 I am a current student here

    This college used to be known as the cheapest for the best this side of the Mississippi. I still would probably give it that ranking :)

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