Ohio Wesleyan University

OWU Tuition & Fees Report

How Much Does Ohio Wesleyan University Cost?

See current and projected tuition and fees for Ohio Wesleyan University, and how those expenses constrast to nationwide and regional averages. If you're looking for specific information on OWU costs, you can go to any of the following sections:

How Much Does OWU Charge for Tuition?

$48,832 In-State Tuition & Fees
$48,832 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees

The average tuition and fees at Ohio Wesleyan University for undergraduates was $48,832 a year in 2020-2021. There was no discount for in-state students.

Tuition Fees Total
Tuition & Fees $48,272 $560 $48,832

OWU tuition and fees is for one year of attendance, not including room and board.

Keep in mind a lot of students have financial aid and scholarships that decrease the cost of college.

How much does Ohio Wesleyan University cost for part-time students?

Go to the Cost Per Credit Hour page for details.

How Do OWU Tuition & Fees Compare to Other Schools?

The national out-of-state average for tuition and fees is $19,933 a year. Ohio Wesleyan University is fairly expensive when compared to other schools across the United States. It's yearly out-of-state tuition and fees costs for undergrads is $48,832. Note that OWU does not give any in-state discounts.

The chart below shows how OWU compares to other schools nationwide, in the region, and in the state.

Nationwide Great Lakes Ohio
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Note that a school may appear to be more expensive than another school when you look at tuition and fees alone, but it may actually be a better deal when you factor in financial aid packages. For more details on that, see: Ohio Wesleyan University Financial Aid.

OWU Tuition & Fees Five Year Projection

2.00% Tuition Increase
39.46% Fee Increase
$210,861 Est. 4-Year Cost

Over the past five years, OWU tuition and fees has grown by a rate of 2.20% annually. The tuition increased by 2.00%, and fees by 39.46%. The estimated cost for this year's tuition and fees is $51,006 if the growth rate continues.

This means an estimated $103,135 for two years of out-of-state tuition and fees at OWU, and $210,861 for four years.

Remeber to factor in additional costs such as room and board, transportation or books.

The following chart shows projected upcoming tuition and fees for undergraduates at OWU.


Factor Cost Increases Into Your Budget

Unless your school has advertised price freezes, it is likely the cost of tuition and fees will go up every year. Make sure you factor this into your budget.

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