What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Understanding tuition and fees you'll have to pay to attend Harvard University means that you can prepare economically for the next 4-6 years. Look at the figures below to know how Harvard University's cost measures up to other colleges and if you should prepare for tuition increases.
How Does Harvard University Measure Up To Other Schools?
The subsequent table outlines how Harvard measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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How Much Will Tuition & Fees Be for Harvard?
In the 2017 - 2018 academic year, full time undergrads at Harvard paid $48,949, before modifications for financial need. From this total, the expense of tuition was $44,990. $3,959 was fees. Find out more about the net price.
As opposed to public colleges, Harvard does not provide reduced tuition and fees to in-state students.
Tuition and fees cover the expense of attendance for one academic year, but don't cover room and board, which will be an additional cost you will get when living on campus. Having said that, most students end up paying under full tuition after getting financial aid along with other discounts.
The subsequent table outlines the costs explained above for the 2017 - 2018 school year.
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Are Tuition and Fees Going Up or Down?
There has been a rise of 3.9% in Harvard University fees and tuition for out-of-state students in the past 5 years. Tuition increased by 3.9% and fees increased by 3.6%. This year, undergraduates should expect to pay $50,853 based on current projections.
Because of price increases, the full cost of a four-year degree from Harvard will be $215,592, and the full cost of a two-year degree would be $103,684, which doesn't include additional expenses such as books, transportation, and room and board.
Look at the following chart to see how Harvard fees and tuition might develop in the future.
At many schools you will end up paying more for your last year of college than you will in your first. This is due to annual price increases. It's good to keep yourself updated!
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