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Wesleyan University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$63,893 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$47,702 tuition
$13,226 on campus room & board
$2,665 books and supplies
$300 fees
(Based on stats from 2014/2015)

$63,893 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$47,702 tuition
$13,226 on campus room & board
$2,665 books and supplies
$300 fees
(Based on stats from 2014/2015)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$36,418 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
51% of students receive aid
18% get federal aid ($7,049 avg)
3% get state aid ($2,737 avg)
44% get institn'l aid ($36,418 avg)
35% get loans ($5,315 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 2.99% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.99% 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

$13,208,906
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $39,430 45%
Federal Grant Aid $7,049 18%
Pell Grants $4,659 18%
Other Federal Grants $2,992 15%
Institution Grant Aid $36,418 44%
State Grant Aid $2,737 3%
Student Loans $5,315 35%
Federal Loans $3,904 33%
Other Loans $15,098 4%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: February 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: May 15
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: June 1
Does Wesleyan University offer...
Prepaid Tuition Plan? Yes
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
237 High St
Middletown, CT 06459
(860) 685-2000
http://www.wesleyan.edu/finaid

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • van donsel from waltham, ma
  • Jul-09-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    extremely expensive. there are cheaper liberal arts schools out there. but there is considerable financial aid. however, you will be able to earn money after graduation. the career center is extremely helpful, i hear. it helps you transform your resume into a real eye-catcher, search for (and find) jobs that you might have been expecting and some that you had never pictured yourself loving, and even stages mock interviews to help you better prepare. i'm pretty sure that wesleyan helps most students find jobs pertaining to their major or their interests.

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  • 3
  • Susan
  • Dec-21-2014 I am a current student here

    Exorbitant cost, but you're getting a top knotch education

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  • 4
  • Anastasia from Middletown, CT
  • Oct-22-2013 I am a current student here

    Wesleyan is a wonderful place that is close to major cities, though there is plenty to do on campus. It offers such a diverse group of people that I don't think I could find anywhere else. It is both rigorous and interesting. Everyone is completely excited about what ze is doing which leads to great conversation.

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  • 4
  • Rilwan from Middletown, CT
  • Oct-23-2012 I am a current student here

    Let's face it, this school is expensive. Studying for a year here will set you back about 55 grand, but at least in my case they were very generous with scholarships, and even though I still ended up paying $4000 this year I definitely feel like it's worth it.

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  • Thomas from Houston, TX
  • Sep-30-2012 I am a current student here

    Ummmm it is on the more expensive end of the spectrum, but it is a good school to attend if you can afford it. It is 100% need met so you will be assisted financially to a great extent which is really nice. Overall the education you receive here is by far superior to other universities.

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