How much will you pay to attend Eastern Illinois University? Below you can review how much of your expenses at EIU the GI Bill® will cover.
Did you know that G.I. Bill® funding has a cap? Below you'll find out if the entire cost of attendance at EIU is covered. This data varies for each school so be sure to check out G.I. Bill® information for each school you're interested in!
If you qualify for full benefits under the Post-9/11 GI Bill® we estimate that your yearly out of pocket cost to attend Eastern Illinois University should not be more than $1,710.
|Veteran Sticker Price||$24,449|
|Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefits||$22,739|
|Total Out Of Pocket||$1,710|
If you qualify for full benefits, the tuition and fees charged by Eastern Illinois University will be fully covered. You will not need to rely on a Yellow Ribbon award or institutional aid to cover these costs.
|Veteran Tuition And Fees||$11,931|
|Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefit*||$11,931|
|Total In Your Pocket||-$0|
|*Note: The tuition benefit is capped at the lessor of the actual tuition charged to you or $20,235.|
Unfortunately, it looks like Eastern Illinois University does not participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program. If you have tuition and fees charges that are not covered by your Post-9/11 benefits, you will have to pay some tuition out of pocket unless you qualify for other financial aid.
With a per credit charge for in-state students of $306, Eastern Illinois University falls above the tuition assistance cap of $250 for active duty personnel.
|Below Cap for State Residents?||$306 per credit|
|Below Cap for Non Residents (Out of State)?||$377 per credit|
After applying eight months of your assumed MHA against what Eastern Illinois University thinks your living expenses should be, we see a potential shortfall of $2,560. It is possible that your actual living expenses will be covered if you live more frugally than what the college expects.
|Off Campus Living Expenses||$12,368|
|Total Out Of Pocket||$2,560|
Your book stipend of $1000 more than covers what Eastern Illinois University estimates your expenses to be ($150).
|Total In Your Pocket||$850|