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Truckee Meadows Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$12,472 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$2,265 tuition
$8,272 off campus room & board
$1,500 books
$435 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$19,117 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$8,910 tuition
$8,272 off campus room & board
$1,500 books
$435 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Colleges like Truckee Meadows Community College are working hard to make tuition affordable to deserving students.

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Average Aid

$860 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
80% of students receive aid
58% get federal aid ($3,937 avg)
35% get state aid ($843 avg)
7% get institn'l aid ($860 avg)
34% get loans ($2,727 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 10.4% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.51% 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 $3,464 76%
Federal Grant Aid $3,937 58%
Pell Grants $4,061 56%
Other Federal Grants $500 2%
Institution Grant Aid $860 7%
State Grant Aid $843 35%
Student Loans $2,727 34%
Federal Loans $2,727 34%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: January 15
Financial aid deadline: June 30
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Truckee Meadows Community College offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
7000 Dandini Blvd
Reno, NV 89512-3999
(775) 673-7000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $76
Out of State $159


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Theresa from Reno, NV
  • Sep-28-2014 I am a current student here

    Tuition is low, no parking permit fee needed, bus system from the local area has a designated climate control room to wait in. For the price and services offered they represent a university not a community college.

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  • 5
  • Mikayla from Reno, NV
  • May-05-2014 I am a current student here

    Super cheap! It's worth the money and for books we have a place close by that sells cheap book. The place is called Textbook Brokers.

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  • 3
  • McKay from Reno, NV
  • Mar-10-2014 I am a current student here

    I have to say it is no less or more expensive than any other college. My parents are working very hard with me to try to obtain scholarships.

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  • 3
  • Jennifer from Reno, NV
  • Dec-30-2013 I am a current student here

    Classes are surprisingly expensive and many of the required course textbooks are are TMCC customs- meaning you can only buy them directly from the school at exorbitant prices and which cannot be resold to the bookstore or fellow students.

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