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St. John's University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$56,465 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$38,630 tuition
$16,390 on campus room & board
$615 books and supplies
$830 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$56,465 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$38,630 tuition
$16,390 on campus room & board
$615 books and supplies
$830 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$21,469 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
100% of students receive aid
43% get federal aid ($5,033 avg)
41% get state aid ($3,178 avg)
100% get institn'l aid ($21,469 avg)
65% get loans ($7,456 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.94% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.94% 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 $27,268 100%
Federal Grant Aid $5,033 43%
Pell Grants $4,841 43%
Other Federal Grants $531 17%
Institution Grant Aid $21,469 100%
State Grant Aid $3,178 41%
Student Loans $7,456 65%
Federal Loans $5,751 65%
Other Loans $20,154 6%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
award details Y N N N
award details Y N N N
award details Y N N N
$5,000 - $39,690 Y N N N
award details Y N N N
award details N N Y N
$5,000 - $17,000 N N Y N
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: February 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: February 15
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: April 1
Does St. John's University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Tuition Guaranteed Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
8000 Utopia Pky
Queens, NY 11439
(718) 990-6161
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $1,288
Out of State $1,288


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • Damari
  • I am a current student here

    In all honesty, I know any college is going to cost money. St. John's University charges a lot in tuition and housing, meal plan, and other fees. The cost difference for in and out of state students in not all that different, which is sad. But the campus works to maintain a nice visual presentation and as well has events to help support students whether it be to de-stress or to help students advance their careers or networking. There are many scholarships and grants available it all just depends on how well you do academically or if you are affiliated with religious organizations/etc. If this university was cheaper than I would say it would be a bang for my buck... but unfortunately it is not.

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  • Natalie from Escondido, CA
  • I am a past student here

    This is a private Catholic college so it is a little expensive but they do give you scholarships and other forms of aid if necessary.

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  • Jhane'
  • I am a current student here

    I do not think this school is worth how much they are charging. I don't know if I was one of the unlucky ones but financial was so unhelpful to me and my situation. I was basically told for next year that I would get no money in financial aid again but yet they continue to raise the price of tuition among other things

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