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UC Tuition & Fees Report

Inexpensive In-State Tuition & Fees
Expensive Out-of-State Tuition & Fees

How Much Does University of Cincinnati - Main Campus Cost?

See current and projected in-state and out-of-state tuition and fees for University of Cincinnati - Main Campus, and how those expenses constrast to nationwide and regional averages. You can jump to any of the following sections in our UC cost report:

How Much Does UC Charge for Tuition?

$11,777 In-State Tuition & Fees
$27,111 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees

In 2020-2021, the average out-of-state tuition and fees at University of Cincinnati - Main Campus ran about $27,111 per year for students working on an undergraduate degree. Those who hail from the state of Ohio get a discount and only needed to pay $11,777 per year.


These tuition and fees costs include one year of academic instruction, but do not cover room and board.

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

How much does University of Cincinnati - Main Campus cost for part-time students?

Go to the Cost Per Credit Hour page for details.

How Do UC Tuition & Fees Compare to Other Schools?

Nationwide, out-of-state students pay, on average, $19,933 per year in tuition and fees to attend college. At $27,111 a year, the average out-of-state tuition at University of Cincinnati - Main Campus was high when compared to the national average.

In-state undergrads in Ohio pay an average of $16,784 for tuition and fees. In-state undergraduates at UC pay about $11,777 a year, which is significantly less than the countrywide average.

If you want to know how UC compares to other schools in the nation, in the region, and in the state, see the chart below.

NationwideGreat LakesOhio
Out-of-State Tuition & FeesExpensiveExpensiveExpensive
In-State Tuition & FeesInexpensiveInexpensiveInexpensive

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: University of Cincinnati - Main Campus Financial Aid.

UC Tuition & Fees Five Year Projection

4.63% In-State Tuition Increase
0.73% Out-of-State Tuition Increase
$59,117 Est. 4-Year Cost

Tuition and Fees for in-state University of Cincinnati - Main Campus increased with an average annual rate of 4.63% over the past five years. This school year, in-state students can expect to pay $13,792 if the growth keeps up.

If in-state tuition and fees keeps growing at the same pace, the estimated cost for two years at UC would be $28,222, and $59,117 for four years.

During the same time period, tuition and fees for out-of-state students have increased by 0.73%. Out-of-state students will be charged approximately $28,343 in this academic year if the costs keep going up at the same rate.

This would result in a total cost of $56,895 for two years and $114,628 for four years.

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


Factor Cost Increases Into Your Budget

Take note of just how much the tuition and fees are increasing yearlyl. At a log of colleges students will end up paying more for their final year of school than they did for their first.

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