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South Suburban College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$16,386 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$10,253 tuition
$4,400 off campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$533 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$17,773 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$11,640 tuition
$4,400 off campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$533 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$3,068 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
89% of students receive aid
85% get federal aid ($4,829 avg)
33% get state aid ($635 avg)
13% get institn'l aid ($3,068 avg)
0% get loans

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 2.36% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.28% 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 $5,359 88%
Federal Grant Aid $4,829 85%
Pell Grants $4,742 85%
Other Federal Grants $668 11%
Institution Grant Aid $3,068 13%
State Grant Aid $635 33%
Student Loans - 0%
Federal Loans - 0%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: July 11
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: July 15
Does South Suburban College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
15800 South State Street
South Holland, IL 60473-1200
(708) 596-2000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $333
Out of State $388


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Jessica from Calumet City
  • I am a current student here

    Sometimes I disliked the school for their unorganized professors, but you will find a poor professor at any school. Most of the staff I encountered had at one point in time attended the school so they know what it's like to be in the students' shoes. I feel this insight helped some of the professors connect and help students.

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  • 5
  • Missy
  • I am a current student here

    It is a GREAT price compared to a university. You are saving SO much money going to a community college for your first two years. I would recommend it to many people who do not wanna break the bank or are unsure of what they want to major in (this was me!) I also wanted to save money so I had some in reserve when I transferred to my four year university. South Suburban has saved me so much money! And there are a lot of scholarship opportunities that you can take advantage of. I won a scholarship here that has paid for my books :)

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  • 4
  • Shawnika from Calumet City, IL
  • I am a current student here

    The classes are economical and transferable where they meet the standards of high ranked state universities if you want to elevate into specialty majors not given at South Suburban. This is a community college so it is convenient with great transportation options. Shopping and eating facilities are in the area for easy access.

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