Average Tuition Costs (2019-2020)

Carolina University is committed to providing academic excellence with innovative learning opportunities while maintaining extremely affordable tuition rates. Here, you'll find average tuition and housing costs for key groups of students.

Initial Out-Of-Pocket Expense for Online Undergraduate Students = $0

  • CU Tuition & Fees: $11,400/year
  • Less Federal Grants: $4,750/year
  • Less Federal Loans: $5,395/year
  • Less CU Scholarship(s): $3,109

This leaves a credit balance of more than $1,800 on average that can be used for books, computer, and other living expenses.

Initial Out-Of-Pocket Expense for Commuter Athletes = $0

  • CU Tuition & Fees = $11,900/year
  • Less Federal Grants: = $4,628/year
  • Less Federal Loans = $4,941/year
  • Less CU Scholarships = $4,224

This leaves a credit balance of almost $1,900 on average that can be used for books, computer, and other living expenses.

Initial Out-Of-Pocket Expense for Commuter Non-Athletes = $0

  • CU Tuition & Fees = $11,900/year
  • Less Federal Grants = $5,045/year
  • Less Federal Loans = $4,892/year
  • Less CU Scholarships = $2,936

This leaves a credit balance of more than $950 on average that can be used for books, computer, and other living expenses.

Initial Out-Of-Pocket Expense for Dorm Athletes = $3,870

  • CU Tuition & Fees = $11,900/year
  • Housing = $8,000/year
  • Less Federal Grants = $4,052/year
  • Less Federal Loans = $8,384/year
  • Less CU Scholarships = $3,597
  • Out of pocket = $3,867.68

Initial Out-Of-Pocket Expense for Dorm Non-Athletes = $5,000

  • CU Tuition & Fees = $11,900/year
  • Housing = $8,000/year
  • Less Federal Grants = $3,786/year
  • Less Federal Loans = $8,192/year
  • Less CCUU Scholarships = $2,923.50
  • Out of pocket = $4,998.12

These figures portray the average grants across the board, not just those receiving grants. Figures based on Fall 2019 enrollment data.

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