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UW-Platteville Tuition & Cost

Platteville, 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 Platteville
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$200
Other Fees$1,455
Room and Board $7,770
Other Expenses Budget$3,594
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for University of Wisconsin Platteville
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$200
Other Fees$1,455
Room and Board $7,770
Other Expenses Budget$3,594

Residents of Wisconsin pay an annual total price of $19,437 to attend University of Wisconsin Platteville on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $6,418 for tuition, $7,770 room and board, $200 for books and supplies and $1,455 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $27,712 which is 42.6% higher than Wisconsin residents. The tuition charge is $14,693 while room and board is $7,770, books and supplies are $200 and other fees come in at $1,455.

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 University of Wisconsin Platteville 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 University of Wisconsin Platteville
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$8,887
$30,001 to $48,000$10,334
$48,001 to $75,000$13,699
$75,001 to $110,000$17,029

The average reported annual net price for University of Wisconsin Platteville for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $14,706 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

89% of full-time undergrad University of Wisconsin Platteville received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $3,436 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 55% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,920 and 13% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $9,809.

Finanical Aid University of Wisconsin Platteville
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $3,436 89%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $1,777 69%
Pell Grants $4,122 24%
Other Federal Grants $465 19%
State and Local Grants $2,272 23%
Federal Student Loans $4,920 55%
Other Student Loans $9,809 13%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to University of Wisconsin Platteville, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $41,932. The loan balance of $41,932 is a four year multiple of the $10,483 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 $400 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 $41,932
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $400.08
Total Interest Paid $6,077.30
Sum of All Loan Payments $48,009.30

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year Wisconsin Residents Non Residents
1 $19,437 $27,712
2 $20,798 $29,652
3 $22,253 $31,727
4 $23,811 $33,948

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at University of Wisconsin Platteville to be $77,748 - 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 Platteville
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Wisconsin Residents $267 $801 $1,068
Out of State Residents $612 $1,836 $2,448

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

Tuition Payment Plans Available

University of Wisconsin Platteville 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=240462 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin Platteville.