Private 4 Year

Olin College Tuition & Cost

Needham, Massachusetts

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How much does it cost to attend?

Sticker Price
Costs for Olin College of Engineering
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$200
Other Fees$3,336
Room and Board $16,300
Other Expenses Budget$1,714

Annual Prices

The annual list price to attend Olin College of Engineering on a full time basis for 2018/2019 is $71,950 for all students regardless of their residency. This fee is comprised of $50,400 for tuition, $16,300 room and board, $200 for books and supplies and $3,336 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Olin College of Engineering is $50,400, the same as Massachusetts residents.

All price data is sourced from the 2018/2019 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.
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Net Price

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

Average Net Price 2017/2018
Net Price by Income Olin College of Engineering
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$121
$30,001 to $48,000$10,951
$48,001 to $75,000$11,813
$75,001 to $110,000$26,956

The average reported annual net price for Olin College of Engineering for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $35,240 in 2017/2018. 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

Finanical Aid Olin College of Engineering
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Annual Total Grant Aid $32,599 100%
Pell Grant $5,084 10%
Federal Student Loan $5,054 33%

The average reported annual net price for Olin College of Engineering for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $35,240 in 2017/2018.

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Olin College of Engineering, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $115,520. The loan balance of $115,520 is a four year multiple of the $28,880 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 $1,199 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 4.529%.

Example Loan $115,520
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.5%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $1,198.85
Total Interest Paid $28,341.57
Sum of All Loan Payments $143,861.57

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year All Residents
1 $71,950
2 $75,691
3 $79,627
4 $83,768

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Olin College of Engineering to be $287,800 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 5.2% 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 Olin College of Engineering
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
All Residents $1,575 $4,725 $6,300

Estimated cost for a class at Olin College of Engineering 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 Olin College of Engineering versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Olin College of Engineering 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=441982 IPEDS survey data for Olin College of Engineering.