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Sauk Valley Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$17,731 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$9,002 tuition
$6,750 off campus room & board
$1,829 books and supplies
$150 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$18,563 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$9,834 tuition
$6,750 off campus room & board
$1,829 books and supplies
$150 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$2,590 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
79% of students receive aid
52% get federal aid ($3,990 avg)
30% get state aid ($1,344 avg)
20% get institn'l aid ($2,590 avg)
16% get loans ($3,209 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.01% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.78% 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

$1,110,813
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $4,590 65%
Federal Grant Aid $3,990 52%
Pell Grants $3,911 51%
Other Federal Grants $415 12%
Institution Grant Aid $2,590 20%
State Grant Aid $1,344 30%
Student Loans $3,209 16%
Federal Loans $3,130 15%
Other Loans $3,875 1%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Sauk Valley Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
173 Illinois Rt 2
Dixon, IL 61021-9112
(815) 288-5511
http://www.svcc.edu/students/finaid/index.html
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $286
Out of State $312

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Anonymous from Dixon, IL
  • Jan-05-2014 I am a current student here

    I definitely believe that I am getting my bang for the buck here at Sauk. It is very affordable here with the scholarships that are available as well as financial aid. The teachers and staff are great and usually pretty personable. The education I am receiving here is really worth it. I know most do not like that this school is a community college and it has a stigma for that, but I really love it here. You get out of it what you put into it, in my opinion.

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  • 5
  • Bio major from Sterling, IL
  • May-26-2013 I am a current student here

    Sauk is affordable. I believe it is $99/credit hour if you live close. The classes Ive taken (chem, bio, mat, eng, spe, hum, ped, psy) are top knotch courses with outstanding professors. Some of the professors have doctorate degrees and have taught at big universities. You pay for a good education. The bookstore is WAAAY overpriced so it is better if you get your books off the internet or join SSS and borrow them.

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  • 5
  • Randall from Walnut, IL
  • May-14-2013 I am a current student here

    Sauk is definitely the choice to go in cost of tuition. The educational level provided for the price to attend is superb. With all the leftover money, you can go to all of the hot spots of Dixon, Sterling, and Rock falls, all located within 10 miles of Sauk's campus.

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  • 5
  • Hannah from Walnut, IL
  • Feb-25-2013 I am a current student here

    Sauk is great for students that want to save money. Tuition is around $3500 a year including book fees.

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