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Nicholls State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$16,060 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,475 tuition
$8,392 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$1,993 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$25,551 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$13,966 tuition
$8,392 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$1,993 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$3,698 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
95% of students receive aid
44% get federal aid ($4,299 avg)
84% get state aid ($3,525 avg)
34% get institn'l aid ($3,698 avg)
51% get loans ($5,056 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 14.7% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 11.5% 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

$6,331,438
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $6,786 90%
Federal Grant Aid $4,299 44%
Pell Grants $4,249 44%
Other Federal Grants $718 4%
Institution Grant Aid $3,698 34%
State Grant Aid $3,525 84%
Student Loans $5,056 51%
Federal Loans $4,999 50%
Other Loans $6,965 1%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 17
Financial aid deadline: April 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Nicholls State University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
University Station La Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70310
(877) 642-4655
http://www.nicholls.edu/financial-aid/
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $373
Out of State $1,164

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Jessica from Denham Springs, LA
  • Nov-22-2013 I am a current student here

    Nicholls is one of the cheaper schools in Louisiana. But you really get your money's worth. The classes are wonderful and most of the teachers are willing to help anyone in need. Which to be is the bang for my bucks.

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  • 4
  • Abbie from Des Allemands, LA
  • Oct-14-2013 I am a current student here

    Nicholls tuition is much lower than other Universities I have researched. Besides Community Colleges, Nicholls is one of the cheapest routes to go. The cafeteria is a bit pricey, but you do get plenty of food. The Union is also a tad pricey, but again, the amount of food you would get is pretty much worth it. The surrounding area restaurants are very reasonable, which makes dining out easy as well. Books can be expensive, but rental and used options, make it cheaper to get your books for school.

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  • 1
  • Robert from Palatine, IL
  • Sep-26-2013 I am a past student here

    if you are out of state, tuition is completely through the roof. its an additional $4000 a semester to go here

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  • 4
  • Patrice from New Iberia, LA
  • Mar-09-2013 I am a current student here

    Overall Nicholls is a great school. Its in a quiet area but the school works on giving its students fun activities to joy but in a safe way. I especially love, free Scranton day. People line up for them, especially if you have a exam you forgot about and need to grab one on the go. And there are lots of professors that will leave you in pure awe. Some of these people have affected my life and opened my mind in the greatest of ways and I thank them for that. This is one school that you may not hear about often, but once you leave it, you will not be able to stop talking about it. GO COLONELS!!!

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