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Ohio Wesleyan University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$51,210 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$38,890 tuition
$10,760 on campus room & board
$1,300 books
$260 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$51,210 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$38,890 tuition
$10,760 on campus room & board
$1,300 books
$260 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$22,200 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
97% of students receive aid
25% get federal aid ($5,750 avg)
12% get state aid ($1,515 avg)
95% get institn'l aid ($22,200 avg)
76% get loans ($5,535 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.16% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.16% 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 $25,362 95%
Federal Grant Aid $5,750 25%
Pell Grants $3,883 25%
Other Federal Grants $1,562 24%
Institution Grant Aid $22,200 95%
State Grant Aid $1,515 12%
Student Loans $5,535 76%
Federal Loans $5,608 61%
Other Loans $6,015 5%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$19,000 Y Y N
$25,000 Y Y N
- Y Y N
- Y Y Y N
$22,000 Y Y N
- Y Y N
- Y Y N
$28,000 Y Y N N
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: February 15
Financial aid deadline: June 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does Ohio Wesleyan University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
61 S Sandusky Street
Delaware, OH 43015-2370
(740) 368-2000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $4,220
Out of State $4,220


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Emily from Amherst, OH
  • Dec-25-2014 I am a current student here

    As long as you plan your schedule right and take close to the maximum credits allowed, there's plenty of bang for your buck. The bang, however, is really up to each student to find because no one can tell you the best way for you to make the most of your experiences at OWU.

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  • Alescia at Ohio Wesleyan University
  • Sep-18-2013 I am a current student here

    No matter where you go, college is always going to be a big adjustment, because there will always be challenges/obstacles: environmental, class courses, peers, etc. I'm the only child from a big city, and decided to go to a small, diverse, liberal arts college. I do not regret this decision one bit, because I like the caring atmosphere and enjoy the personal relationships that I'm creating, along my journey.

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  • 2
  • Bridget from Solon, OH
  • Apr-16-2013 I am a current student here

    Ohio Wesleyan is an extremely expensive school to attend. They do have scholarships available but more scholarships is always a good thing. However, the learning atmosphere and college life that is possible at OWU is great, just a little pricey.

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