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Gettysburg College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$59,820 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$47,480 tuition
$11,340 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$59,820 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$47,480 tuition
$11,340 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$24,142 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
67% of students receive aid
12% get federal aid ($4,775 avg)
6% get state aid ($3,051 avg)
68% get institn'l aid ($24,142 avg)
56% get loans ($4,876 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 5.15% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 5.15% 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

$12,624,890
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $24,803 70%
Federal Grant Aid $4,775 12%
Pell Grants $3,866 12%
Other Federal Grants $954 11%
Institution Grant Aid $24,142 68%
State Grant Aid $3,051 6%
Student Loans $4,876 56%
Federal Loans $4,653 54%
Other Loans $1,595 12%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$7,000 Y
$25,000 Y
$10,000 Y
$15,000 Y
$10,000
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: End of March
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: End of March
Does Gettysburg College offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
300 N Washington St
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1486
(717) 337-6100
http://www.gettysburg.edu/scholarships_aid/

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Celina from Rocky Ridge, MD
  • Feb-21-2015 I am a current student here

    Gettysburg is very expensive and it looks extremely intimidating at first. However, the financial aid staff is very helpful and will work with students to help find them ways to afford Gettysburg. You get so much more than classes out of that money though. Our Center for Career Development will work one-on-one with students to help get them jobs as soon as they exit college and get internships while they're in school. They teach networking workshops and frequently host employers on campus for interviews. Plus, the alumni network of Gettysburg is so extensive and when people leave, they take a piece of Gettysburg with them in their hearts. Alumni love hiring graduates and a lot of alums will credit the alumni network with helping them get their jobs.

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  • 4
  • Anonymous
  • Oct-20-2013 I am a current student here

    Pretty good, but I'm not sure I would think this if I was paying the full $55K a year. The classes are great, but the dorms are lacking. Upperclass dorms are (mostly) nicer than the first-year ones, so luckily that will change.

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  • 5
  • Student
  • Jul-19-2012 I am a current student here

    A great education with a lot of great internship opportunities! And Gettysburg gives GREAT financial aid!

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