What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Learn how the tuition and fees at Purdue University - Main Campus compare to other universities and colleges and see how to effectively plan for possible tuition increases.
Purdue Tuition Prices Versus Other Schools
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, look at the following table to see how Purdue measures up to other schools.
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In-State Tuition Available
Purdue fees and tuition is lowered dramatically for residents of Indiana. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $9,992 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 65.3% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $9,208 and fees $784.
Purdue out-of-state undergrads paid $28,794 in tuition and fees in 2017 - 2018. $784 was charged for fees, and $28,010 was for tuition.
Look at the following table to see 2017 - 2018 academic year costs.
View Purdue cost per credit hour here.
Are Tuition and Fees Going Up or Down?
Purdue University - Main Campus tuition and fees have not changed significantly for the last five years. We anticipate the expense of tuition and fees this year will total $28,794.
If costs remain stable, two years at this school will run you $57,588 and four years will run you $115,176. On top of that, you will probably have extra costs such as room and board, books and, transportation.
The following chart shows estimated future tuition and fees which includes residence based discounts for undergraduates at Purdue.
At most schools you'll end up spending more for your last year of college than you will in your first. This is because of annual price increases. It pays to be aware!
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