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Highland Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$10,231 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,080 tuition
$4,752 off campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$399 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$10,783 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,632 tuition
$4,752 off campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$399 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,875 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
79% of students receive aid
57% get federal aid ($4,222 avg)
26% get state aid ($1,507 avg)
25% get institn'l aid ($1,875 avg)
21% get loans ($3,750 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 5.97% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 8.16% 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 $4,587 71%
Federal Grant Aid $4,222 57%
Pell Grants $4,182 57%
Other Federal Grants $266 9%
Institution Grant Aid $1,875 25%
State Grant Aid $1,507 26%
Student Loans $3,750 21%
Federal Loans $3,750 21%
Other Loans - 0%

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Does Highland Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL 61032-9341
(815) 235-6121
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $170
Out of State $193


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Ryan from Lanark, IL
  • Aug-21-2012 I am a current student here

    Highland is so affordable it makes people from state university or bigger college want to transfer back to it, and they usually do! Compared to the tuition of 20,000 dollars or more Highland is amazing, with being full time being less than 1,500 a semester!

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