Saturday, August 18, 2018

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Cost of college went up for all students at Dillard University

Tuition and fees rose 5 percent for 2017-18 at Dillard University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


Tuition and fees rose 5 percent for 2017-18 at Dillard University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Louisiana students paid $17,917 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $853 more than the $17,064 charged for 2016-17.

Data shows 100 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 295 students received grants or scholarships totaling $3.29 million and 264 students took out student loans totaling more than $2.16 million.

Including all undergraduates, 1,115 students used grants or scholarships totaling $11.97 million. Another 1,036 took out $9.66 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
~694
$16,252
$16,252
$17,064
$17,917
10.2%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Dillard University in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
283
96%
$1,294,605
$4,575
State / local grant or scholarship
96
32%
$296,615
$3,090
Institutional grants or scholarships
279
94%
$1,697,326
$6,084
Grant or scholarship aid total
295
100%
$3,288,546
$11,148
Federal student loans
262
89%
$2,146,509
$8,193
Other student loans
1%
Student loan aid
264
89%
$2,160,599
$8,184
Total student aid
295
100%

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