Cost of college went up for all students at the University of Mary Washington


In-state tuition and fees rose 4.8 percent for 2018-19 at the University of Mary Washington, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Virginia residents paid $12,714 to attend the four-year public institution this year – $586 more than the $12,128 charged for 2017-18.

Non-residents paid 125.3 percent more than residents this year, or $28,648. Their price tag grew 4.7 percent from $27,374 in 2017-18.

About 89 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Virginia residents. And about 10 percent are residents of other states.

Data shows 93 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 828 students received grants or scholarships totaling $5.2 million and 469 students took out student loans totaling more than $3.4 million.

Including all undergraduates (4,727), 2,898 students used grants or scholarships totaling $17.8 million, and 1,980 students took out $12.7 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
Change in tuition and fees 2015-16 to 2018-19
In-state
~4,207
$11,130
$11,630
$12,128
$12,714
14.2%
Out-of-state
~473
$25,294
$26,220
$27,374
$28,648
13.3%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the University of Mary Washington 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
186
20%
$867,926
$4,666
State / local grant or scholarship
220
24%
$1,038,694
$4,721
Institutional grants or scholarships
804
86%
$3,326,984
$4,138
Grant or scholarship aid total
828
89%
$5,233,604
$6,321
Federal student loans
457
49%
$2,364,932
$5,175
Other student loans
75
8%
$1,003,783
$13,384
Student loan aid
469
50%
$3,368,715
$7,183
Total student aid
863
93%
-
-

Want to get notified whenever we write about University of Mary Washington ?

Sign-up Next time we write about University of Mary Washington, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

University of Mary Washington

More News

Metro Business Network