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Principia College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$37,480 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$25,500 tuition
$10,500 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$480 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$37,480 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$25,500 tuition
$10,500 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$480 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$23,124 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
97% of students receive aid
0% get federal aid
97% get institn'l aid ($23,124 avg)
59% get loans ($5,435 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 2.70% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.70% 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 $23,124 97%
Federal Grant Aid - 0%
Pell Grants - 0%
Other Federal Grants - 0%
Institution Grant Aid $23,124 97%
State Grant Aid - 0%
Student Loans $5,435 59%
Federal Loans - 0%
Other Loans $5,435 59%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$4,500 Y Y
- Y Y
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: March 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: April 1
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does Principia College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1 Maybeck Place
Elsah, IL 62028-9799
(618) 374-2131
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $850
Out of State $850


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Hannah
  • Apr-04-2012 I am a current student here

    They offer great financial aid and scholarships, and the education you get is well worth it.

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