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St. Mary's College Tuition & Cost

Notre Dame, Indiana

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How much does it cost to attend?

Sticker Price
Costs for Saint Mary's College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,150
Other Fees$1,010
Room and Board $13,470
Other Expenses Budget$1,800

Annual Prices

The annual list price to attend Saint Mary's College on a full time basis for 2021/2022 is $64,430 for all students regardless of their residency. This fee is comprised of $47,000 for tuition, $13,470 room and board, $1,150 for books and supplies and $1,010 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Saint Mary's College is $47,000, the same as Indiana residents.

All price data is sourced from the 2021/2022 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend Saint Mary's College when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020
Net Price by Income Saint Mary's College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$12,063
$30,001 to $48,000$13,997
$48,001 to $75,000$16,625
$75,001 to $110,000$22,919

The average reported annual net price for Saint Mary's College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $27,121 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 Saint Mary's College received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $32,943 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 63% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,187 and 12% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $16,764.

Finanical Aid Saint Mary's College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $32,943 100%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $29,240 100%
Pell Grants $4,498 29%
Other Federal Grants $2,471 50%
State and Local Grants $7,102 16%
Federal Student Loans $5,187 63%
Other Student Loans $16,764 12%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Saint Mary's College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $105,564. The loan balance of $105,564 is a four year multiple of the $26,391 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 $1,007 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 $105,564
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $1,007.20
Total Interest Paid $15,299.64
Sum of All Loan Payments $120,863.64

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year All Residents
1 $64,430
2 $67,448
3 $70,608
4 $73,916

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Saint Mary's College to be $257,720 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 4.7% 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 Saint Mary's College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
All Residents $1,870 $5,610 $7,480

Estimated cost for a class at Saint Mary's College 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 Saint Mary's College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Saint Mary's College Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=152390 IPEDS survey data for Saint Mary's College.