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Truman State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$17,014 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,152 tuition
$8,558 on campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$304 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$23,498 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$13,636 tuition
$8,558 on campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$304 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,009 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
24% get federal aid ($4,257 avg)
59% get state aid ($1,797 avg)
98% get institn'l aid ($5,009 avg)
49% get loans ($5,882 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 0.398% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.73% 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 $7,113 99%
Federal Grant Aid $4,257 24%
Pell Grants $3,897 23%
Other Federal Grants $669 18%
Institution Grant Aid $5,009 98%
State Grant Aid $1,797 59%
Student Loans $5,882 49%
Federal Loans $5,450 49%
Other Loans $7,174 3%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Truman State University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
100 E Normal Avenue
Kirksville, MO 63501-4221
(660) 785-4000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $298
Out of State $568


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • donald from saint louis, mo
  • Jul-05-2016 I am a current student here

    truman is currently renovating a good majority of their campus. the rec center has all new equipment, baldwin (one of the buildings) is being renovated to accommodate more students and provide a new environment. the student union building is being updated with all new restaurant choices for students to pick from. it is the best educational value in the united states!

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  • 2
  • Unhappy
  • Jan-07-2016 I am a current student here

    You get what you pay for, and you're not paying very much and that's exactly what you'll get. Yes, Truman is a cheap school, and it's reflected in every aspect.

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  • 5
  • Danielle from Ozark, MO
  • Dec-11-2015 I am a current student here

    Definitely a good choice for the price. It's affordable and you get one-on-one attention. Your voice means something at Truman.

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  • 5
  • Mila from Saint Joseph, MO
  • Aug-02-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Truman is very affordable and everyone automatically gets scholarships. The workload is rigorous, but you don't pay to go to college to relax do you? Truman is well respected in the midwest but not so much on the coasts.

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