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Can You Afford Case Western Reserve University?

Concerned about paying for college? Take a look at Case Western’s financial aid options, including grants, scholarships, and student loans, then calculate the net price based on your income level to determine if you can afford to attend this school.

2020 - 2021 Costs Between $23,559 and $72,128

Feeling a little stressed about paying $72,128 to attend Case Western Reserve University each year? This number can be deceiving, and for many, the net price you pay will be less.

While there is no tuition reduction for Ohio students, 85.4% of freshmen receive some form of financial aid, with the average amount totaling $31,420. Students from low-income families receive an average of $48,569 in aid during their first year.

Cost (no aid)

Tuition and fees$52,948
+ Room and board$16,080
+ Other expenses$3,100
Total cost$72,128
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Net Price (with average aid)

Total cost$72,128
- Grants and scholarships$31,420
Net price$40,708
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Average Net Price for Low Income Undergraduates

Total cost$72,128
- Grants and scholarships$48,569
Net price$23,559
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Learn more about tuition and fees, room, board and other expenses, and financial aid options at Case Western.

Projected Costs Between $132,298 and $443,918 For a Four Year Degree. Between $59,863 and $215,142 For a Two Year Degree.

Looking at the total projected cost of a college education over the course of two / four (or more) years can feel a little overwhelming. However, doing so will help better prepare you for the financial commitment you are making.

The overall cost for on-campus students to attend Case Western in 2020 - 2021 was $72,128. To calculate future costs, we looked at the prior five years of data and determined that this cost increased an average of 3.1% each year. If this trend continues, we expect the full cost for incoming freshmen to be $76,699 during their first year. By their senior year, that cost will be approximately $84,104 for a bachelor degree candidate ($79,092 for an associate degree candidate) for a total of $321,455 over the course of four years ($155,791 over the course of two years). These numbers do not take into consideration financial aid, which reduces this overall cost by varying amounts per student.

Remember, the full costs quoted above are not what most students will pay, and the net price varies quite a bit based on individual circumstances.

Average Net Price at Case Western Reserve University

Cost With Interest

The tables below outlines how the overall degree net cost can vary depending on your situation. This table also highlights the impact student loans can have on the overall cost of college.

Projected 2-Year Net CostsLow Income w/ Aidw/ Average AidNo Aid
Annual growth rate*5.3%3.1%
Freshman year$28,506$45,129$76,699
Senior year$31,357$47,516$79,092
Total 2-year net price$59,863$92,645$155,791
10-year loan interest @ 6.8%$22,806$35,294$59,351
Total monthly payment$689$1,066$1,793
Total amount paid$82,669$127,939$215,142
Projected 4-Year Net CostsLow Income w/ Aidw/ Average AidNo Aid
Annual growth rate*5.3%3.1%
Freshman year$28,506$45,129$76,699
Senior year$37,942$52,676$84,104
Total 4-year net price$132,298$195,351$321,455
10-year loan interest @ 6.8%$50,401$74,422$122,462
Total monthly payment$1,522$2,248$3,699
Total amount paid$182,699$269,773$443,918

Visit net price and financial aid to learn more about the total cost of attending Case Western Reserve University.

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