What to Know About Tuition & Fees
See how tuition and fees at Lafayette College compare to other U.S. colleges and universities and see what you can do to effectively get prepared for possible tuition increases.
How Does Lafayette College Compare to Other Schools?
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, view the table below to see how Lafayette measures up to other schools.
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How Much Will Tuition & Fees Be for Lafayette?
Full-time undergraduate students at Lafayette College were charged $50,850 in fees and tuition for the 2017 - 2018 school year, prior to modifications for financial aid. Of that number, the expense of tuition came to $50,400. $450 was fees. Find out more about the net price.
As opposed to public colleges, Lafayette does not provide a tuition discount to residents of the state.
Tuition and fees cover the costs of attendance for one academic year, but don't cover room and board, which will be an added bill you will incur when living on campus. However, most students will end up paying below full tuition because they qualify for financial aid as well as other reductions.
View the table below to see 2017 - 2018 academic year costs.
View Lafayette cost per credit hour here.
Are Tuition and Fees Going Up or Down?
There has been an increase of 4.0% in Lafayette College fees and tuition for out-of-state students in the past 5 years. Tuition expanded by 4.0% and fees expanded by 3.7%. This year, undergrads should anticipate paying $52,879 based on current projections.
Because of price increases, the full cost of a four-year degree from Lafayette will be $224,515, and the full expense of a two-year degree would be $107,868, which doesn't include additional charges for books, transportation, and room and board.
See this next chart to find out how Lafayette fees and tuition may increase in the future.
Take note of how much college fees and tuition is rising every year. At a lot of schools students will end up spending more money on their final year of college than they did for their first.
Learn some answers to the most frequently asked finance questions on college.