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Washburn University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$12,702 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$5,400 tuition
$6,216 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$86 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$19,518 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$12,216 tuition
$6,216 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$86 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$2,863 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
92% of students receive aid
49% get federal aid ($4,529 avg)
16% get state aid ($1,095 avg)
57% get institn'l aid ($2,863 avg)
58% get loans ($6,055 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.77% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 3.71% 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 $4,756 84%
Federal Grant Aid $4,529 49%
Pell Grants $4,253 46%
Other Federal Grants $1,728 14%
Institution Grant Aid $2,863 57%
State Grant Aid $1,095 16%
Student Loans $6,055 58%
Federal Loans $5,854 58%
Other Loans $7,050 2%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: February 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Washburn University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1700 SW College Avenue
Topeka, KS 66621-0001
(785) 670-1010
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $225
Out of State $509


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Devin from Topeka, KS
  • Apr-29-2014 I am a current student here

    Washburn is highly affordable! It coast me less than $3,500 a semester being a full time student! Which is fantastic!

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  • 4
  • Shannon from Berryton, KS
  • Sep-24-2013 I am a current student here

    Washburn is a little pricey however compared to the big universities, it's worth the money. The class sizes are smaller and you get free parking anywhere on campus. Can't beat that!

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