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Shorter University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$31,070 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$19,300 tuition
$10,200 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$370 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$31,070 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$19,300 tuition
$10,200 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$370 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$10,012 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
45% get federal aid ($4,272 avg)
80% get state aid ($2,895 avg)
96% get institn'l aid ($10,012 avg)
66% get loans ($6,770 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.84% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.84% 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 $14,067 98%
Federal Grant Aid $4,272 45%
Pell Grants $4,124 45%
Other Federal Grants $841 8%
Institution Grant Aid $10,012 96%
State Grant Aid $2,895 80%
Student Loans $6,770 66%
Federal Loans $6,345 66%
Other Loans $6,555 4%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
- Y Y
$4,000 Y Y R
$1,000 - $6,000
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Financial Aid Contact Info
315 Shorter Ave
Rome, GA 30165
(706) 291-2121
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $530
Out of State $530


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Krystin from Tunnel Hill, GA
  • Jan-24-2015 I am a current student here

    The dorms need a few updates, and the food needs improving; however, I love Shorter and wouldn't change colleges for anything.

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  • 5
  • Sam
  • Jan-08-2014 I am a current student here

    I love that the class size is small.

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  • 5
  • Bobby Sparks
  • Oct-25-2012 I am a current student here

    This university allows adults who want to go back to school but have to work doing the afternoon to take classes at night at campus or online. I give it a 5 star rating

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