DePaul University

DePaul Tuition & Fees Report

How Much Does DePaul University Cost?

Are the tuition & fee charges at DePaul University reasonable when compared to nationwide averages? Find out here. You can jump to any of the following sections in our DePaul cost report:

How Much Does DePaul Charge for Tuition?

$41,202 In-State Tuition & Fees
$41,202 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees

In 2019-2020, the average tuition and fees at DePaul University ran about $41,202 per year for students working on an undergraduate degree. Students from Illinois did not receive a discount.

Tuition Fees Total
Tuition & Fees $40,551 $651 $41,202

These tuition and fees costs include one year of academic instruction, but do not cover room and board.

The numbers quoted on this page are all sticker price and don't include any financial aid or scholarships students may qualify for.

How much does DePaul University cost for part-time students?

Go to the Cost Per Credit Hour page for details.

How Do DePaul Tuition & Fees Compare to Other Schools?

The national out-of-state average for tuition and fees is $19,609 a year. With yearly tuition and fees charges running about $41,202 for out-of-state undergrads, DePaul University is relatively expensive when compared to other schools in the country. In-state students pay the same as out-of state ones at DePaul.

Take a look at the following chart to see how DePaul University compares to other schools in terms of tuition and fees.

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Note that a school may appear to be more expensive than another school when you look at tuition and fees alone, but it may actually be a better deal when you factor in financial aid packages. For more details on that, see: DePaul University Financial Aid.

DePaul Tuition & Fees Five Year Projection

1.83% Tuition Increase
3.30% Fee Increase
$175,751 Est. 4-Year Cost

Tuition and Fees for DePaul University increased with an average annual rate of 1.85% over the past five years. Tuition grew by 1.83%, and fees grew by 3.30%. This school year, students can expect to pay $42,739 if the growth keeps up.

For two years of academic instruction, your cost will end up being $86,267 for two years and $175,751 for four years.

Remeber to factor in additional costs such as room and board, transportation or books.

The following chart shows projected upcoming tuition and fees for undergraduates at DePaul.


Factor Cost Increases Into Your Budget

Unless your school has advertised price freezes, it is likely the cost of tuition and fees will go up every year. Make sure you factor this into your budget.

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