Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville, AL, USA

Tuition, Cost & Aid

Affordability and Cost

Average Net Price Average net price for full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates paying the in-state or in-district tuition rate who were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution. Other sources of grant aid are excluded. Aid awarded anytime during the full aid year is included.

Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state or local government, or institutional grant and scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies and the weighted average room and board and other expenses.
$18,074
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Average Net Price By Family Income
Income
Average Amount
< $30k
$15,529
$30k - $48k
$16,961
$48k - $75k
$19,569
$75k - $110k
$20,747
$110k+
$20,890
Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$10,704
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$20,424
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$7,494
Books and Supplies
$1,020
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Financial Aid: visit page
Financial Aid Email: finaid@jsu.edu

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
38%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,476
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
38%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,553
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$8,595
Students receiving state aid
19%
Average State Grant Aid Per Year
$2,057
Students receiving federal aid
40%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,553
Total Needs Based Scholarships/Grants Total amount of grant or scholarship aid awarded to all undergraduates from the federal government, state/local government, the institution, and other sources known to the institution.
$34,394,731

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
53%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$7,159
Students receiving federal loans
53%
Average Federal Loans Per Year
$6,514
Average Other Loans Per Year
$9,017
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$16,450
Loan Default Rate
8%
US National: 7%
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$250

What Students Are Saying

3.68 Average Rating
From financial aid to scholarships to grants, you can apply and hopefully you will receive some financial help. You just have to apply yourself because nothing is given to you on a silver platter without a little effort.
Brooke from Jacksonville, AL
It is super cheap! I can actually afford it all with my financial aid. It's great.
Heather from Alto, GA
JSU is a very pretty campus and has just as many ammenities, if not more, for its' students as far more expensive schools.
Alexandria from Wedowee, AL
Being here has not shown me that I have gotten all of my money's worth. Although I can say...the semester that i have almost completed has been met at my standards.
Ebony from Leeds, AL
Have fun in everything you do. Study hard and work first and you'll have plenty of fun time with friends later!!!
Chanelle from Valley, AL
Trmendous value. You can even get in-state tuition if you follow JSU's instructions.
Andrea from MARIETTA, GA
You definitely get what you pay for if not more. This campus has really helped me grow as a person as well as academically.
Amanda from Jemison, AL
tuition is AMAZING!! I came to the school from MI, and it was EXTREMELY easy to get in-state tuition!! All I had to do was get a bank account!
Andraya from Bloomfield, MI

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