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Private 4 Year

F&M Tuition & Cost

Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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How much does it cost to attend?

Sticker Price
$75,720
Costs for Franklin and Marshall College
Fee Cost
Tuition$58,615
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$185
Room and Board $14,450
Other Expenses Budget$1,270

Annual Prices

The annual list price to attend Franklin and Marshall College on a full time basis for 2018/2019 is $75,720 for all students regardless of their residency. This fee is comprised of $58,615 for tuition, $14,450 room and board, $1,200 for books and supplies and $185 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Franklin and Marshall College is $58,615, the same as Pennsylvania residents.

All price data is sourced from the 2019/2020 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 Franklin and Marshall College when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2018/2019
$27,102
Net Price by Income Franklin and Marshall College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$11,503
$30,001 to $48,000$12,000
$48,001 to $75,000$22,263
$75,001 to $110,000$21,721
$110,000+$45,956

The average reported annual net price for Franklin and Marshall College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $27,102 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

55% of full-time undergrad Franklin and Marshall 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 $45,933 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 43% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $3,980 and 29% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $5,078.

Finanical Aid Franklin and Marshall College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $45,933 55%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $43,734 55%
Pell Grants $4,861 18%
Other Federal Grants $471 17%
State and Local Grants $3,745 7%
Federal Student Loans $3,980 43%
Other Student Loans $5,078 29%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Franklin and Marshall College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $96,020. The loan balance of $96,020 is a four year multiple of the $24,005 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 $916 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 $96,020
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $916.14
Total Interest Paid $13,916.41
Sum of All Loan Payments $109,936.41

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
$302,880
Year All Residents
1 $75,720
2 $78,911
3 $82,236
4 $85,702

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Franklin and Marshall College to be $302,880 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 4.2% 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 Franklin and Marshall College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
All Residents $1,831 $5,493 $7,324

Estimated cost for a class at Franklin and Marshall 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 Franklin and Marshall College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Franklin and Marshall College 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=212577 IPEDS survey data for Franklin and Marshall College.