Cost of college went up for all students at Ohio University-Main Campus


In-state tuition and fees rose 2.5 percent for 2018-19 at Ohio University-Main Campus, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Ohio residents paid $12,192 to attend the four-year public institution this year – $296 more than the $11,896 charged for 2017-18.

Non-residents paid 77.6 percent more than residents this year, or $21,656. Their price tag grew 1.4 percent from $21,360 in 2017-18.

About 86 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Ohio residents. About 13 percent are residents of other states and 1 percent are citizens of other countries.

Data shows 94 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 3,391 students received grants or scholarships totaling $22 million and 2,674 students took out student loans totaling more than $22.2 million.

Including all undergraduates (28,480), 13,909 students used grants or scholarships totaling $86 million, and 13,412 students took out $86.1 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
Change in tuition and fees 2015-16 to 2018-19
In-state
~24,493
$11,548
$11,744
$11,896
$12,192
5.6%
Out-of-state
~3,702
$20,512
$21,208
$21,360
$21,656
5.6%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at Ohio University-Main Campus in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
1,158
29%
$5,366,810
$4,635
State / local grant or scholarship
740
18%
$1,294,380
$1,749
Institutional grants or scholarships
3,236
80%
$15,344,209
$4,742
Grant or scholarship aid total
3,391
84%
$22,005,399
$6,489
Federal student loans
2,643
65%
$14,622,288
$5,532
Other student loans
549
14%
$7,581,372
$13,809
Student loan aid
2,674
66%
$22,203,660
$8,304
Total student aid
3,778
94%
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