#8 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Tuition & Cost

Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

 3 Reviews

How much does it cost to attend?

In State Pennsylvania Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$3,242
Room and Board $10,468
Other Expenses Budget$3,370
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$3,242
Room and Board $10,468
Other Expenses Budget$3,370

Residents of Pennsylvania pay an annual total price of $25,996 to attend Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $7,716 for tuition, $10,468 room and board, $1,200 for books and supplies and $3,242 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $37,570 which is 44.5% higher than Pennsylvania residents. The tuition charge is $19,290 while room and board is $10,468, books and supplies are $1,200 and other fees come in at $3,242.

All price data is sourced from the 2019/2020 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.
Will you get accepted?

Find out how likely you are to get accepted at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania based on your GPA, test scores, and even extracurricular activities. Then, get custom recommendations for how to improve your odds - completely for free.

Calculate My Chances

Sponsored by CollegeVine

Net Price

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

Average Net Price 2018/2019
Net Price by Income Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$15,638
$30,001 to $48,000$16,232
$48,001 to $75,000$19,625
$75,001 to $110,000$22,760

The average reported annual net price for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $18,075 in 2018/2019. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

Costs for Similar Colleges

Financial Aid

60% of full-time undergrad Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $5,685 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 78% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,228 and 25% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $12,828.

Finanical Aid Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $5,685 60%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $3,954 18%
Pell Grants $4,325 35%
Other Federal Grants $987 6%
State and Local Grants $2,783 39%
Federal Student Loans $5,228 78%
Other Student Loans $12,828 25%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $56,588. The loan balance of $56,588 is a four year multiple of the $14,147 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 $540 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 $56,588
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $539.91
Total Interest Paid $8,201.43
Sum of All Loan Payments $64,789.43

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year Pennsylvania Residents Non Residents
1 $25,996 $37,570
2 $26,679 $38,557
3 $27,380 $39,570
4 $28,100 $40,610

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania to be $103,984 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 2.6% 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 Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Pennsylvania Residents $322 $966 $1,288
Out of State Residents $805 $2,415 $3,220

Estimated cost for a class at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania 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 Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania 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=211158 IPEDS survey data for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.