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UWO Tuition & Cost

Oshkosh, Wisconsin

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Wisconsin Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$1,234
Room and Board $8,260
Other Expenses Budget$2,700
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$1,234
Room and Board $8,260
Other Expenses Budget$2,700

Residents of Wisconsin pay an annual total price of $19,616 to attend University of Wisconsin Oshkosh on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $6,422 for tuition, $8,260 room and board, $1,000 for books and supplies and $1,234 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $27,189 which is 38.6% higher than Wisconsin residents. The tuition charge is $13,995 while room and board is $8,260, books and supplies are $1,000 and other fees come in at $1,234.

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 University of Wisconsin Oshkosh 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 University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$11,687
$30,001 to $48,000$13,114
$48,001 to $75,000$15,236
$75,001 to $110,000$17,210

The average reported annual net price for University of Wisconsin Oshkosh for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $11,980 in 2018/2019. 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

53% of full-time undergrad University of Wisconsin Oshkosh received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $4,262 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 53% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,969 and 8% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $9,324.

Finanical Aid University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $4,262 53%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $2,543 10%
Pell Grants $4,281 29%
Other Federal Grants $1,029 9%
State and Local Grants $2,031 34%
Federal Student Loans $4,969 53%
Other Student Loans $9,324 8%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $42,192. The loan balance of $42,192 is a four year multiple of the $10,548 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 $403 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 $42,192
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $402.56
Total Interest Paid $6,114.99
Sum of All Loan Payments $48,306.99

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year Wisconsin Residents Non Residents
1 $19,616 $27,189
2 $20,989 $29,092
3 $22,458 $31,129
4 $24,030 $33,308

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at University of Wisconsin Oshkosh to be $78,464 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 7% annual increase over the next 4 years which is the national trend.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Wisconsin Residents $268 $804 $1,072
Out of State Residents $583 $1,749 $2,332

Estimated cost for a class at University of Wisconsin Oshkosh 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 University of Wisconsin Oshkosh versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh 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=240365 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin Oshkosh.