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Lake Superior State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$19,888 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$9,840 tuition
$8,728 on campus room & board*
$1,200 books and supplies
$120 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$24,808 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$14,760 tuition
$8,728 on campus room & board*
$1,200 books and supplies
$120 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

*Regular Room Rate

Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$4,913 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
97% of students receive aid
45% get federal aid ($4,110 avg)
36% get state aid ($5,161 avg)
78% get institn'l aid ($4,913 avg)
66% get loans ($6,018 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 $8,707 87%
Federal Grant Aid $4,110 45%
Pell Grants $3,936 45%
Other Federal Grants $563 16%
Institution Grant Aid $4,913 78%
State Grant Aid $5,161 36%
Student Loans $6,018 66%
Federal Loans $5,419 63%
Other Loans $10,259 5%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does Lake Superior State University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
650 W Easterday Ave
Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783
(888) 800-5778
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $410
Out of State $615


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
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  • Liz from Trenton, MI
  • Mar-17-2016 I am a current student here

    Watch out. Most people graduate in 5 or more years rather than the usual 4. It is possible to graduate with a bachelor's earlier than 4 though, but it all depends on the amount of classes that you take and what your program needs, since some are structured in a way where it's impossible get out early. It's nice that 12-17 credits are all at one price though, since the price per credit is at 400-something when I wrote this

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