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Can You Afford Creighton University?

Concerned about paying for college? Take a look at Creighton’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 $28,515 and $58,618

Feeling a little stressed about paying $58,618 to attend Creighton 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 Nebraska students, 99.0% of freshmen receive some form of financial aid, with the average amount totaling $22,531. Students from low-income families receive an average of $30,103 in aid during their first year.

Cost (no aid)

Tuition and fees$43,018
+ Room and board$11,600
+ Other expenses$4,000
Total cost$58,618
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Net Price (with average aid)

Total cost$58,618
- Grants and scholarships$22,531
Net price$36,087
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Average Net Price for Low Income Undergraduates

Total cost$58,618
- Grants and scholarships$30,103
Net price$28,515
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Learn more about tuition and fees, room, board and other expenses, and financial aid options at Creighton.

Projected Costs Between $146,511 and $358,546 For a Four Year Degree. Between $68,089 and $174,080 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 Creighton in 2020 - 2021 was $58,618. To calculate future costs, we looked at the prior five years of data and determined that this cost increased an average of 2.9% each year. If this trend continues, we expect the full cost for incoming freshmen to be $62,115 during their first year. By their senior year, that cost will be approximately $67,757 for a bachelor degree candidate ($63,942 for an associate degree candidate) for a total of $259,635 over the course of four years ($126,057 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 Creighton 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*3.0%2.9%
Freshman year$32,842$38,262$62,115
Senior year$35,246$39,399$63,942
Total 2-year net price$68,089$77,661$126,057
10-year loan interest @ 6.8%$25,939$29,586$48,023
Total monthly payment$784$894$1,451
Total amount paid$94,028$107,247$174,080
Projected 4-Year Net CostsLow Income w/ Aidw/ Average AidNo Aid
Annual growth rate*3.0%2.9%
Freshman year$32,842$38,262$62,115
Senior year$40,595$41,774$67,757
Total 4-year net price$146,511$160,004$259,635
10-year loan interest @ 6.8%$55,815$60,956$98,911
Total monthly payment$1,686$1,841$2,988
Total amount paid$202,326$220,960$358,546

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