Saturday, August 18, 2018

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Cost of college went up for non-resident students at Louisiana State University-Alexandria

In-state tuition and fees was unchanged for 2017-18 at Louisiana State University-Alexandria, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


In-state tuition and fees was unchanged for 2017-18 at Louisiana State University-Alexandria, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Louisiana residents paid $6,669 to attend the four-year public institution this year $1 more than the $6,668 charged for 2016-17.

Non-residents paid 110.3 percent more than residents this year, or $14,024. Their price tag grew 0.6 percent from $13,934 in 2016-17.

About 93 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Louisiana residents. About 5 percent are residents of other states and 2 percent are citizens of other countries.

Data shows 93 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 433 students received grants or scholarships totaling $2.1 million and 188 students took out student loans totaling more than $923,693.

Including all undergraduates, 1,881 students used grants or scholarships totaling $9.55 million. Another 1,237 took out $7.5 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
In-state
~3,047
$6,009
$6,158
$6,668
$6,669
11%
Out-of-state
~164
$12,868
$13,150
$13,934
$14,024
9%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Louisiana State University-Alexandria 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
231
50%
$890,418
$3,855
State / local grant or scholarship
204
44%
$871,473
$4,272
Institutional grants or scholarships
349
75%
$340,264
$975
Grant or scholarship aid total
433
93%
$2,102,155
$4,855
Federal student loans
188
41%
$923,693
$4,913
Other student loans
0
0%
$0
Student loan aid
188
41%
$923,693
$4,913
Total student aid
433
93%

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