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Menlo College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$51,526 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$36,900 tuition
$12,260 on campus room & board
$1,746 books
$620 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$51,526 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$36,900 tuition
$12,260 on campus room & board
$1,746 books
$620 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$18,822 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
93% of students receive aid
32% get federal aid ($5,071 avg)
19% get state aid ($8,733 avg)
93% get institn'l aid ($18,822 avg)
45% get loans ($8,223 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.80% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.80% 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

$23,237,194
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $18,822 93%
Federal Grant Aid $5,071 32%
Pell Grants $4,794 32%
Other Federal Grants $979 9%
Institution Grant Aid $18,822 93%
State Grant Aid $8,733 19%
Student Loans $8,223 45%
Federal Loans $13,042 51%
Other Loans $16,905 6%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$13,000 - $17,000 Y Y N
- Y Y N
$13,000 - $37,520 Y Y N
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 2
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 Menlo College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1000 El Camino Real
Atherton, CA 94027-4301
(800) 556-3656
http://www.menlo.edu/admissions/costs-financial-aid
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,521
Out of State $1,521

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Miranda from Palmdale, CA
  • Apr-16-2013 I am a current student here

    small class sizes, and the people who work here really try and help you as well as understand you. they are concerned with your well being and you are not seen as just a couple thousand dollars making your way through life.

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  • 5
  • anonymous
  • Mar-11-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I've stressed this over and over, they don't even accept Cal grants. Another thing the college at financial aid won't tell you. You have to be messing up somewhere to not be able to take in Cal grants, means the college might not be accerated, too many transfer out or students not finding a real job once graduating. From what I saw, more then half of graduates work at the college just so the college can say hey our students do have jobs

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  • 5
  • O.S from Hoboken, NJ
  • Dec-11-2012 I am a current student here

    Of course! Menlo College is the Stanford quality education without the Stanford price. (most full-time professors posses a Graduate degree from Stanford, Berkeley, Harvard, Yale, etc.)

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  • 5
  • Mauree from Lavista, NE
  • Oct-14-2012 I am a current student here

    The college charges a flat rate for tuition, so you will pay the same amount whether you take 12 credits or 19. The college also offers a dining plan along with housing costs. Clubs are free to join (sometimes you have to pay $5 for special activities) and they help alleviate the boredom you would otherwise face on the weekends.

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  • 4
  • Ernesto from Morgan Hill, CA
  • Jan-03-2012 I am a current student here

    menlo is a pricey school but you receive so much financial help from the school. they award scholarships for students with high academics in high school so it's worth it in that part. you also receive financial aid which helps eliminate high costs for this school.

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