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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach, FL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate65%

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Tuition Information

In 2021, tuition for full-time Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona students was $40,680 a year.

Tuition increased 4.37% in 2023–from $38,976 the previous year. Usually, college tuition goes up about 3% every year.

Remember, the total cost of tuition isn't the final cost for attending college. Many students owe far less than the sticker price after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts are awarded. Additionally, student loans can make theactual cost of attending college more manageable until you're done with college.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona meets 48% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona full-time are awarded $15,950 a year in financial aid, on average.

In-state vs. Out-of-state Tuition at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona is a private, nonprofit institution, so it has the same tuition for students from Florida as it does for students who live in other states.

Public colleges and universities receive funding from the state government. Public, state schools can offer lower tuition for students who meet the requirements for in-state residency.

Choosing a college where you qualify for in-state residency can cut the cost of college tuition. Be sure to verify your state's eligibility criteria for in-state residency. Every state has its own rules about what makes someone eligible for in-state tuition. In many states, students must have lived in the state for 12 months before starting school to qualify for in-state tuition. There may be other criteria too, depending on where you live.

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Tuition for International Students at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona has the same tuition for international students as for those from out of state.

International students usually do not qualify for for loans or grants from the U.S. government, but should research private or school-specific grants, scholarships, and other funding opportunities. International students with need may be eligible for the following types of financial support at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona:

•On-campus jobs •Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona-specific scholarships

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Living Expenses, Fees, and More

In addition to tuition, there are other costs associated with college, like room and board, facility fees, and books and supplies. Let's take a look at what impacts these costs, and what to expect at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona.

House and Food Costs at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

Room and board at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona is $13,670 a year. This number includes the cost of living in dorms or other on-campus housing, plus a dining plan that enables you to eat all or some of your meals the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona's on-campus cafeterias and dining halls. Students who do not live on-campus but still want to use the dining facilities can choose to be on a meal plan. The cost of board-only is $8,120.

Meal-plan costs can depend on how many meals are included in the plan you choose.

Cost of Books at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

First-year students are sometimes surprised by how much books and supplies cost–and not in a good way. The real cost of books depends on the courses you take and what kinds of books and materials they require. To save money, many students choose to use books from the library or buy used textbooks and materials.

Yearly Fees

The majority of colleges also have fees to help cover the cost of facilties, like the computer labs and libraries, athletic facilities, and more.

Keep in mind, there could also be additional fees associated with participating in special activities, like Greek Life, or playing on an intramural sports team. Most colleges offer resources so that those who may struggle to participate because of cost can get help covering these costs.

The Cost of Transportation at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

The total cost of transportation in college can really vary. Will you drive, fly, or take public transportation to school? Will you need to pay to park on-campus? Is the campus easy to get around on foot? Do you own a car, or will you need to use busses, subways, or other modes of transportation? All of these factors can make a big difference in your estimated cost of transportation. Keeping in mind, first-year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

A school's location can impact transportation costs. Small, rural schools may be easier to get around, but the cost of getting to campus may be higher. On the other hand getting around in an urban area may be costly, but cities may offer more trains, busses and affordable flights to actually get to school. The Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona campus is in a suburb in Florida, not far from Orlando.

Other Costs

When creating a budget for college, don’t forget to take into account personal expenses, like going out to eat or see shows, furnishing your living space, and things like haircuts, clothes and, yes, even toilet paper and shampoo.

Total Tuition and Expenses at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

Now, let’s do a rundown of all of the costs associated with college, to get a better idea of how much students can expect to shell out for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona.

Total Cost of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

What will the cost of attending Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona be? Here is a breakdown of tuition and expenses.

2023 Total Tuition and Expenses
Tuition $40,680
Room and Board $13,670
Board Only $5,550
Other expenses $2,106

The total estimated cost will vary depending on whether you are going to live on-campus or off-campus.

Total Estimated Costs
On-Campus $58,080
Off-Campus $49,960

The breakdowns above provide a good estimate of the total cost of attendance before financial aid and scholarships. Tuition and fees may vary depending on program, course level, location, and more.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Financial Aid

The majority of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona undergrads use financial aid to help pay for school. In 2023, 3,729 of the 7,301 undergrads enrolled received financial aid. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona meets 48% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates.

The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $15,950 a year.

Most students take out institutional or government loans, because they tend to have lower interest rates and more flexible repayment options than private loans. Loans from the federal government can be subsidized or unsubsidized. Subsidized loans do not accrue interest during school, while unsubsidized loans begin accruing interest at the time the loan is issued. If students do no qualify for enough federal loans to cover the cost of tuition, some take out private loans. Parents can also take out ParentPLUS loans, which are government loans for parents who are helping their children pay for college.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) helps colleges determine how much financial need students and their familes have, so they can offer a financial aid package that meets, or come close to meeting, their need. For more information on Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

Some students may receive grants and scholarships to help pay for college. Unlike loans, scholarships and grants do not have to be paid back.

In 2023, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona awarded 3,636 need-based scholarships to students, giving away total of $80.2 million to help students with financial need cover the cost of school. An additional $46.6 million in merit-based scholarship money was awarded to students without demonstrated financial need.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Net Cost

The net price of college is the actual cost of attending a school for one year. Net cost is calculated by subtracting any scholarships, grants or other aid that does not need to be paid back from the total cost. Student loans are not part of the calculation, because they need to be repaid.

Now that we have a sense of the total estimated costs for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona students, we can subtract the average financial aid package to find the estimated net cost. Net cost can vary depending on a students’ need and the financial aid award received.

When considering whether a school fits your budget, it is important to consider the estimated net cost, not just the sticker price of tuition. Often, schools with the highest tuition also offer the most generous aid packages, so estimate your net cost before eliminating a school because it does fit your budget.

The average amount of financial aid received by a full-time first year student with demonstrated need at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona was $15,950 in 2023. By substracting the average financial aid package from the estimated costs, we get a number that may make the cost of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona seem more manageable.

Estimated Net Cost for Full-Time Students
On-Campus $42,130
Off-Campus $34,010

What will attending Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona really cost you? The answer depends on several factors.

As of 2011, colleges are required to have a net price calculator on their website to help prospective students and their families understand the actual cost of attending that school, based on their financial situation. You can find the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona's net cost calculator on their website.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Tuition Payment Plans

Some students choose to use payment plans to make the cost of tuition fit more comfortably in their budget.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona does not have guaranteed tuition.

Students cannot pay tuition in installments. Contact the financial aid office to verify this and discuss options.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Tuition Waivers

Schools sometimes waiver tuition for certain groups, to reduce the total cost of attendance. Some schools offer tuition waivers for employees and their family members, underrepresented students, or military students. Even with a tuition waiver, students are usually responsible for housing, meal plans, and other expenses.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona has some full or partial tuition waivers available for: - Employees or Children of Employees

Check the financial aid website for more information on payment plans and tuition waivers.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and supporting students.

As of 2021, the total market value of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona's endowment was $160.6 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. For each full-time student, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona spends about $13,378 a year.

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