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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$28,134 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$12,036 tuition
$11,308 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$3,590 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$43,828 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$27,658 tuition
$11,308 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$3,662 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,446 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
73% of students receive aid
20% get federal aid ($4,478 avg)
20% get state aid ($5,748 avg)
50% get institn'l aid ($5,446 avg)
40% get loans ($7,423 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.98% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.47% 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 $11,947 48%
Federal Grant Aid $4,478 20%
Pell Grants $4,367 20%
Other Federal Grants $320 7%
Institution Grant Aid $5,446 50%
State Grant Aid $5,748 20%
Student Loans $7,423 40%
Federal Loans $6,130 38%
Other Loans $8,816 6%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Tuition Guaranteed Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
901 W Illinois Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 333-0302
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $653
Out of State $1,247


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Brandon from Burbank, IL
  • Mar-20-2018 I am a current student here

    You definitely get what you pay for. This school is pricey but the opportunities to make friends, connections, broaden horizons on many different majors, join clubs and other organizations, is all 100% worth it. I wouldn't choose any other school.

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  • 4
  • Emily from Chicago, IL
  • Aug-03-2017 I am a current student here

    UIUC helped with my financial needs because of their tuition grants and scholarships. UIUC will provide enough and there are loans also available.

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  • 3
  • Jessica from Champaign, IL
  • Jul-17-2017 I am a current student here

    Very expensive school but also very credible. Many job seekers are impressed by a person who holds a degree from the University of Illinois.

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  • 5
  • Jeter from Chicago, IL
  • Jun-09-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    This school is tremendous, you get a 5 star experience for a lower cost compared to many other Colleges that could range to over 40k a year oppose to U Of I.

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