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University of Charleston Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$30,150 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$19,500 tuition
$9,000 on campus room & board
$1,500 books and supplies
$150 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$30,150 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$19,500 tuition
$9,000 on campus room & board
$1,500 books and supplies
$150 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$10,884 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
100% of students receive aid
43% get federal aid ($3,473 avg)
40% get state aid ($3,968 avg)
100% get institn'l aid ($10,884 avg)
63% get loans ($7,437 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Tuition has dropped recently, and we are not sure what it will do next. We decided to play it safe and make our projections equal to our most recent year of data.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $13,919 100%
Federal Grant Aid $3,473 43%
Pell Grants $3,289 43%
Other Federal Grants $1,102 7%
Institution Grant Aid $10,884 100%
State Grant Aid $3,968 40%
Student Loans $7,437 63%
Federal Loans $6,004 63%
Other Loans $9,470 10%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: August 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does University of Charleston offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Other Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
2300 MacCorkle Avenue, SE
Charleston, WV 25304
(304) 357-4800
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $380
Out of State $380


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Ken
  • Jan-16-2013 I am a current student here

    For the pharmacy program it is fairly cheap compared to schools in California. The undergraduate program cost as much as the graduate programs, but there are a lot of opportunities for scholarships.

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  • 3
  • Jessica from Fairport, NY
  • Nov-24-2012 I am a current student here

    Many new professors in the nursing program who need to find their way at student expense - jury is still out for spring semester.

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  • 5
  • Holly from Ridgeview, WV
  • Oct-28-2012 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The University of Charleston has small class rooms so students get the one on one attention students need to do well academically. The university has a library that has private rooms so students can go read in private or do academic work without being bothered with the noise of fellow students or staff members. The staff is friendly and helpful. There are security gards who will walk a student to their car if they happen to be to afraid to walk out by themselves.

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