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Savannah State University Tuition & Cost

Savannah, Georgia

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Georgia Resident Sticker Price
$17,414
In State Costs for Savannah State University
Fee Cost
Tuition$4,064
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$1,838
Room and Board $7,762
Other Expenses Budget$2,150
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
$28,136
Out of State Costs for Savannah State University
Fee Cost
Tuition$14,786
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$1,838
Room and Board $7,762
Other Expenses Budget$2,150

Residents of Georgia pay an annual total price of $17,414 to attend Savannah State University on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $4,064 for tuition, $7,762 room and board, $1,600 for books and supplies and $1,838 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $28,136 which is 61.6% higher than Georgia residents. The tuition charge is $14,786 while room and board is $7,762, books and supplies are $1,600 and other fees come in at $1,838.

All price data is sourced from the 2020/2021 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend Savannah State University when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020
$9,611
Net Price by Income Savannah State University
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$8,720
$30,001 to $48,000$9,599
$48,001 to $75,000$12,528
$75,001 to $110,000$14,212
$110,000+$14,509

The average reported annual net price for Savannah State University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $9,611 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

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Financial Aid

100% of full-time undergrad Savannah State University received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $9,303 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 84% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $6,089 and 16% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $5,494.

Finanical Aid Savannah State University
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $9,303 100%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $8,204 29%
Pell Grants $5,735 71%
Other Federal Grants $2,728 33%
State and Local Grants $4,635 31%
Federal Student Loans $6,089 84%
Other Student Loans $5,494 16%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Savannah State University, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $33,232. The loan balance of $33,232 is a four year multiple of the $8,308 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $317 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 2.75%.

Example Loan $33,232
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $317.07
Total Interest Paid $4,816.39
Sum of All Loan Payments $38,048.39

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
$69,656
Year Georgia Residents Non Residents
1 $17,414 $28,136
2 $17,574 $28,394
3 $17,735 $28,654
4 $17,897 $28,916

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Savannah State University to be $69,656 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 0.9% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at Savannah State University
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Georgia Residents $169 $507 $676
Out of State Residents $616 $1,848 $2,464

Estimated cost for a class at Savannah State University based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at Savannah State University versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Savannah State University Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=140960 IPEDS survey data for Savannah State University.