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Tougaloo College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$18,300 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$10,130 tuition
$6,400 on campus room & board
$1,300 books and supplies
$470 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$18,300 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$10,130 tuition
$6,400 on campus room & board
$1,300 books and supplies
$470 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$8,585 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
90% get federal aid ($5,514 avg)
14% get state aid ($1,286 avg)
36% get institn'l aid ($8,585 avg)
73% get loans ($5,961 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.22% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.22% 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 $8,494 97%
Federal Grant Aid $5,514 90%
Pell Grants $5,337 81%
Other Federal Grants $763 84%
Institution Grant Aid $8,585 36%
State Grant Aid $1,286 14%
Student Loans $5,961 73%
Federal Loans $5,961 73%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
$1,000 - $5,000 R R
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Tougaloo College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
500 W County Line Rd
Tougaloo, MS 39174
(601) 977-7700
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $423
Out of State $423


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Christopher from Chicago, IL
  • Oct-25-2016 I am a current student here

    If you basing college of if you getting the most academically for you money this is it. You will not find a more fitting school around. Prepare to be up for some long nights.

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  • 4
  • Meya
  • May-01-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Tougaloo is pretty affordable. Its a private college so of course its higher than a public college but all in all its okay and their about the same.

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  • 5
  • Anonymous
  • Jul-15-2013 I am a current student here

    Although Tougaloo is expensive, financial aide is going to try to get you as much funding as possible so you don't have that many loans. They don't want to see you in debt, so they post a lot of scholarships often. I honestly feel that the history, and the education is 110% worth the money.

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  • 5
  • Cris from Jackson, MS
  • Apr-10-2013 I am a current student here

    Tougaloo College, honestly, is the best choice you could ever make. We have it all-family, fun, food, and most importantly a GREAT education. Tougaloo, unlike other colleges, is a place that you as a fresh person will soon be able to call home. I promise you won't regret choosing to attend thee historic Tougaloo College.

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