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Pima Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$12,992 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$1,884 tuition
$9,346 off campus room & board
$1,600 books and supplies
$162 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$18,308 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,200 tuition
$9,346 off campus room & board
$1,600 books and supplies
$162 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,931 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
65% of students receive aid
53% get federal aid ($4,859 avg)
1% get state aid ($1,993 avg)
10% get institn'l aid ($1,931 avg)
10% get loans ($3,685 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 $4,792 59%
Federal Grant Aid $4,859 53%
Pell Grants $4,705 53%
Other Federal Grants $854 10%
Institution Grant Aid $1,931 10%
State Grant Aid $1,993 1%
Student Loans $3,685 10%
Federal Loans $3,695 10%
Other Loans $1,200 0%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
award details Y R
award details Y
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 4
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Pima Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
4905C East Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85709-1275
(520) 206-4500
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $79
Out of State $300


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 1
  • Kelly from Vail, AZ
  • I am a current student here

    They will squeeze every dollar out of you and make you buy books you wont use (especially in the arts classes) Always remember that Pima is a business first and an educator second or maybe third.

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  • 1
  • Melissa from Tucson, AZ
  • I am a current student here

    Too expensive for just a community college. That's why we go there first, 'cause we cannot afford to hop, skip and jump to a university.

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  • 4
  • Denise from Mesa, AZ
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Cheaper than community colleges up in Metro Phoenix, Pima saves you a few hundred dollars.

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