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University of Cincinnati-Main Campus Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$23,428 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$9,322 tuition
$10,928 on campus room & board
$1,500 books and supplies
$1,678 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$38,762 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$24,656 tuition
$10,928 on campus room & board
$1,500 books and supplies
$1,678 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,640 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
84% of students receive aid
23% get federal aid ($4,688 avg)
14% get state aid ($1,367 avg)
58% get institn'l aid ($5,640 avg)
54% get loans ($6,988 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 0.668% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 0.669% 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 $7,256 62%
Federal Grant Aid $4,688 23%
Pell Grants $4,431 23%
Other Federal Grants $1,111 5%
Institution Grant Aid $5,640 58%
State Grant Aid $1,367 14%
Student Loans $6,988 54%
Federal Loans $5,647 53%
Other Loans $14,443 5%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
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Does University of Cincinnati-Main Campus offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
2624 Clifton Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0063
(513) 556-6000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $389
Out of State $1,028


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Valerie from Chillicothe, OH
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    This has been a great University so far. It's beautiful and the people are friendly and helpful. I just wish there weren't so many additional little fees involved as well. That would have for sure been an incentive for me to nudge this category up to a five star.

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  • 4
  • brad from cincinnati, oh
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    i was wondering around how much scholarship money i could get from cincinnati, because if i can get close to a full ride, then it would be wise to attend here. the life and academics of the campus are fantastic.

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  • 3
  • Adam from Avon, OH
  • I am a current student here

    I am a music major, so the free concerts on campus by the orchestra, students, and guest artists are a great opportunity. Also the CSO has student tickets that are very reasonable.

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