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Rowan University Tuition & Cost

Glassboro, New Jersey

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State New Jersey Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for Rowan University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,850
Other Fees$3,366
Room and Board $14,937
Other Expenses Budget$5,185
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for Rowan University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,850
Other Fees$3,366
Room and Board $14,937
Other Expenses Budget$5,185

Residents of New Jersey pay an annual total price of $34,911 to attend Rowan University on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $9,573 for tuition, $14,937 room and board, $1,850 for books and supplies and $3,366 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $43,943 which is 25.9% higher than New Jersey residents. The tuition charge is $18,605 while room and board is $14,937, books and supplies are $1,850 and other fees come in at $3,366.

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 Rowan University 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 Rowan University
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$19,693
$30,001 to $48,000$21,292
$48,001 to $75,000$27,278
$75,001 to $110,000$31,221

The average reported annual net price for Rowan University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $24,810 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

88% of full-time undergrad Rowan 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 $10,117 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 61% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,381 and 15% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $17,283.

Finanical Aid Rowan University
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $10,117 88%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $6,270 54%
Pell Grants $4,970 32%
Other Federal Grants $338 10%
State and Local Grants $6,450 30%
Federal Student Loans $5,381 61%
Other Student Loans $17,283 15%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Rowan University, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $62,072. The loan balance of $62,072 is a four year multiple of the $15,518 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 $592 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 $62,072
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $592.24
Total Interest Paid $8,996.24
Sum of All Loan Payments $71,068.24

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year New Jersey Residents Non Residents
1 $34,911 $43,943
2 $35,150 $44,244
3 $35,391 $44,547
4 $35,633 $44,852

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Rowan University to be $139,644 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 0.7% 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 Rowan University
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
New Jersey Residents $368 $1,104 $1,472
Out of State Residents $717 $2,151 $2,868

Estimated cost for a class at Rowan 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 Rowan University versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Rowan 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=184782 IPEDS survey data for Rowan University.