College Price Data and Price Calculation

2024 College Cost Guides and Price Rankings

Powered by public domain data from the U.S. Department of Education, CollegeSimply (formerly provides in-depth college cost estimations by school. Additionally regional, state and online college affordability guides, price rankings and cost calculators can help with your search.

Begin your college search by browsing the best value colleges in America, college listings by state or our national and state university cost rankings to find the cheapest colleges in your region.. Explore individual college's in-state, out-of-state and average net prices then feed them into our school specific student loan calculators and future cost estimation tools.

If you're not ready to narrow your analysis down to a specific school, try the general student loan and college savings plan calculators to get an idea of future college costs, how much you should start saving and what potential student loan payments may look like.

Future College Cost

Colleges by State

The Best Value Colleges in America for 2024 explore the full list

School Average Net Price
1 Harvard University $19,491
2 Princeton University $18,698
3 Yale University $18,647
4 Stanford University $18,279
5 Dartmouth College $19,208

Most Expensive Tuition In the U.S.view all

Highest tuition plus mandatory fees excluding room and board

1 Jewish Theological Seminary of America $68,365
2 Kenyon College $66,490
3 Columbia University in the City of New York $66,139
4 Franklin and Marshall College $65,844
5 Tufts University $65,222

Cheapest Tuition in the U.S.view all

Lowest tuition plus mandatory fees excluding room and board

1 Athens State University $0
2 Ottawa University Phoenix $0
3 California Institute of Integral Studies $0
4 Casa Loma College Los Angeles $0
5 Golden Gate University $0

Simplifying College Cost Calculation

What will college cost when I or my child is old enough to attend? How much should I be saving for a university education now? What will my student loan payments be and can I afford them? These are questions asked every day by parents and prospective college students but require complex financial calculations to answer. We help cut through the confusion by offering accurate, easy to use college cost calculators.

CollegeSimply's college cost guides, student loan calculators and college saving planning tools will help you navigate the challenges of college cost calculation. Utilizing a comprehensive database of over 4,000 schools' prices, CollegeSimply enables you to see financial analysis tailored to your specific college or university. Get started by locating your prospective school. is now CollegeSimply. We've combined our cost calculators with CollegeSimply's powerful college search engine to provide students a comprehensive set of tools for planning their academic future.