What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Knowing the fees and tuition you'll have to pay to attend Wellesley College will enable you to prepare economically for your college years. Examine the stats following to understand how Wellesley's cost compares to other colleges and if you should plan for tuition increases.
Fees & Tuition Evaluation
The next table outlines how Wellesley measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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How Much Will Tuition & Fees Be for Wellesley?
In the 2017 - 2018 academic year, full time students at Wellesley were charged $51,148, before corrections for financial need. Of that number, the expense of tuition came to $50,840. The other $308 represents additional fees. Find out more about the net price.
As opposed to public colleges, Wellesley 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 if you decide to stay on campus. Having said that, a lot of students wind up having to pay under full tuition because they get financial aid as well as other reductions.
The next table outlines the costs described above for the 2017 - 2018 school year.
View Wellesley cost per credit hour here.
Are Tuition and Fees Going Up or Down?
There has been an increase of 3.9% in Wellesley College tuition and fees for out-of-state students in the past 5 years. Tuition increased by 3.9% and fees increased by 3.6%. This year, undergrads should anticipate paying $53,143 based on current estimates.
Because of price increases, the full cost of a four-year degree will be $225,333, and the full price of a two-year degree would be $108,358, not including other charges for books, transportation, and room and board.
See the following chart to find out how Wellesley tuition and fees may develop in the future.
At most schools you will end up spending more for your last year of college than you will in your first. This is due to annual price increases. It's smart to keep yourself updated!
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