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Tougaloo College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$17,857 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$9,740 tuition
$6,330 on campus room & board
$1,300 books and supplies
$487 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$17,857 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$9,740 tuition
$6,330 on campus room & board
$1,300 books and supplies
$487 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$9,533 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
94% of students receive aid
72% get federal aid ($6,182 avg)
21% get state aid ($608 avg)
31% get institn'l aid ($9,533 avg)
35% get loans ($6,882 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.74% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.74% 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 $10,444 72%
Federal Grant Aid $6,182 72%
Pell Grants $5,534 70%
Other Federal Grants $839 69%
Institution Grant Aid $9,533 31%
State Grant Aid $608 21%
Student Loans $6,882 35%
Federal Loans $6,353 35%
Other Loans $4,091 5%

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 $406
Out of State $406


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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