College Factual  by our College Data Analytics Team
       Unbiased Factual Guarantee

Can You Afford Cornerstone University?

Concerned about paying for college? Take a look at Cornerstone’s financial aid options, including grants, scholarships, and student loans, then calculate the net price based on your income level to determine if you can afford to attend this school.

2020 - 2021 Costs Between $23,184 and $39,580

Feeling a little stressed about paying $39,580 to attend Cornerstone University each year? This number can be deceiving, and for many, the net price you pay will be less.

While there is no tuition reduction for Michigan students, 96.5% of freshmen receive some form of financial aid, with the average amount totaling $14,813. Students from low-income families receive an average of $16,396 in aid during their first year.

Cost (no aid)

Tuition and fees$26,250
+ Room and board$9,960
+ Other expenses$3,370
Total cost$39,580
Affordability Score (32 out of 100)
more expensive
less expensive

Net Price (with average aid)

Total cost$39,580
- Grants and scholarships$14,813
Net price$24,767
Affordability Score (44 out of 100)
more expensive
less expensive

Average Net Price for Low Income Undergraduates

Total cost$39,580
- Grants and scholarships$16,396
Net price$23,184
Affordability Score (36 out of 100)
more expensive
less expensive

Learn more about tuition and fees, room, board and other expenses, and financial aid options at Cornerstone.

Projected Costs Between $111,063 and $238,296 For a Four Year Degree. Between $53,729 and $116,230 For a Two Year Degree.

Looking at the total projected cost of a college education over the course of two / four (or more) years can feel a little overwhelming. However, doing so will help better prepare you for the financial commitment you are making.

The overall cost for on-campus students to attend Cornerstone in 2020 - 2021 was $39,580. To calculate future costs, we looked at the prior five years of data and determined that this cost increased an average of 2.5% each year. If this trend continues, we expect the full cost for incoming freshmen to be $41,568 during their first year. By their senior year, that cost will be approximately $44,737 for a bachelor degree candidate ($42,598 for an associate degree candidate) for a total of $172,558 over the course of four years ($84,166 over the course of two years). These numbers do not take into consideration financial aid, which reduces this overall cost by varying amounts per student.

Remember, the full costs quoted above are not what most students will pay, and the net price varies quite a bit based on individual circumstances.

Average Net Price at Cornerstone University

Cost With Interest

The tables below outlines how the overall degree net cost can vary depending on your situation. This table also highlights the impact student loans can have on the overall cost of college.

Projected 2-Year Net CostsLow Income w/ Aidw/ Average AidNo Aid
Annual growth rate*3.3%2.5%
Freshman year$26,330$26,429$41,568
Senior year$28,060$27,301$42,598
Total 2-year net price$54,391$53,729$84,166
10-year loan interest @ 6.8%$20,721$20,469$32,064
Total monthly payment$626$618$969
Total amount paid$75,112$74,198$116,230
Projected 4-Year Net CostsLow Income w/ Aidw/ Average AidNo Aid
Annual growth rate*3.3%2.5%
Freshman year$26,330$26,429$41,568
Senior year$31,869$29,132$44,737
Total 4-year net price$116,163$111,063$172,558
10-year loan interest @ 6.8%$44,254$42,311$65,738
Total monthly payment$1,337$1,278$1,986
Total amount paid$160,417$153,374$238,296

Visit net price and financial aid to learn more about the total cost of attending Cornerstone University.

Further Questions to Consider

Continue Your Research on Cornerstone

Popular Reports

College Rankings
Best by Location
Degree Guides by Major
Graduate Programs

Compare Your School Options