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Grinnell College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$64,014 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$50,014 tuition
$12,400 on campus room & board
$900 books and supplies
$700 fees
(Based on stats from 2017/2018)

$64,014 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$50,014 tuition
$12,400 on campus room & board
$900 books and supplies
$700 fees
(Based on stats from 2017/2018)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$29,303 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
92% of students receive aid
20% get federal aid ($4,409 avg)
4% get state aid ($3,721 avg)
91% get institn'l aid ($29,303 avg)
55% get loans ($4,538 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.59% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.59% 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

$12,118,466
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $30,448 91%
Federal Grant Aid $4,409 20%
Pell Grants $3,933 20%
Other Federal Grants $1,248 8%
Institution Grant Aid $29,303 91%
State Grant Aid $3,721 4%
Student Loans $4,538 55%
Federal Loans $4,069 47%
Other Loans $3,807 16%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$2,000 Y
$15,000 Y
$25,000 Y
$10,000 Y
$500
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: January 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: May 20
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: June 1
Does Grinnell College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1103 Park Street
Grinnell, IA 50112-1690
(641) 269-4000
http://www.grinnell.edu/about/offices-services/financial-aid

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • DJB from Grinnell, IA
  • Oct-25-2012 I am a current student here

    Grinnell's financial aid is some of the best in the USA! I know a handful of students who decided to attend solely on their package.

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  • 4
  • Jenny from Long Beach, CA
  • Jun-15-2012 I am a current student here

    Although the advertised cost of attendance is quite high, Grinnell is extremely generous when it comes to financial aid.

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  • 5
  • Joo An from Yakima, WA
  • May-28-2012 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Great Financial Aid. They even give merit aid to internationals.

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