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Institute of American Indian Arts

Santa Fe, NM 4-Year Public
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Institute of American Indian Arts Tuition Information

In 2021, Institute of American Indian Arts's tuition was $4,686 a year for in-state students and $4,686 a year for out-of-state students.

Usually, colleges raise tuition about 3% each year.

If this makes attending the college of your dreams sound impossible, remember, the total cost of tuition isn't the final cost for attending college. Many students owe way less than the sticker price after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts are awarded. And, student loans can make the amount you do have to pay for college more manageable until you're done with college.

Tuition for international students at Institute of American Indian Arts is $9,372 per year.

Institute of American Indian Arts: In-state vs. Out-of-State Tuition

Institute of American Indian Arts is a public institution, so it offers a reduced tuition rate of $4,686 for students who qualify as state residents and attend full-time.Non-New Mexico residents can expect to pay 4,686 per year for tuition.

Public schools receive funds from the state to help them cover costs. These institutions offer reduced tuition for students who are residents of that state.

Choosing an insitution where you qualify for in-state tuition can save on the overall cost of college. Don't forget to verify your state's criteria for in-state tuition. Every state has its own rules about what makes someone eligible for in-state tuition. The most common requirement is that students must have lived in the state for a full year before starting school. There may be other criteria too, depending on where you live.

Explore other New Mexico colleges

Institute of American Indian Arts International Student Tuition

Tuition at Institute of American Indian Arts is higher for international students than it is for out-of-state students.

International students at Institute of American Indian Arts can expect to pay around $9,372 per year, before any scholarships, grants or other financial aid.

International students are not eligible for federal financial aid, but may be eligible for private or Institute of American Indian Arts-specific aid and scholarships. International students who demonstrate financial need may qualify for the following types of financial support at Institute of American Indian Arts:

•Institute of American Indian Arts-specific scholarships

International students without financial need may be eligible for merit-based institutional scholarships.


Institute of American Indian Arts Living Expenses, Fees, and More


Tuition is not the only cost of attending college; 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 Institute of American Indian Arts.

House and Food Costs at Institute of American Indian Arts

Housing and campus dining at Institute of American Indian Arts costs $11,262 a year. This includes the cost of living in dorms or other on-campus housing, and a dining plan that allows you to eat all or some of your meals the school dining facilities. Students who live off campus but still want to use the dining facilities can choose to be on a meal plan. The cost of a mean plan, or board-only, is $8,648.

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

Cost of Books at Institute of American Indian Arts

The cost of books often surprises first-year college students. The actual cost of books and supplies 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.

Annual Fees

Most schools also have fees to offsets cost associated with maintaining facilties, like the computer labs and libraries, athletic facilities, and more.

Keep in mind, there could also be optional fees associated with participating in certain activities, like joining a fraternity or sorority, or participating in sports or other extracurriculars. Many schools have resources for students with financial need to get help covering these costs.

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: Transportation costs at Institute of American Indian Arts

The total cost of getting around in college depends on a few key factors. Will you drive, fly, or take public transportation to school? Is on-campus parking free, or will you need to budget for parking? Is the campus walkable? Do you own a car, or are you planning to use busses, subways, or other modes of transportation? All of these factors can drastically impact your transportation budget. Keeping in mind, first-year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

The location of a college or university can also have a big effect on the amount you'll have to spend just to get around. Small, rural schools may be easier to get around, but the cost of getting to campus may be higher. On the flip side, transportation in an urban area is often expensive, but cities may offer more buses, trains and low-cost flight options to actually get to school. Institute of American Indian Artsis located in a suburban setting in New Mexico, not far from Albuquerque.

Other Costs

When budgeting for college, don’t forget to factor in personal expenses, like movies, takeouts, furniture or appliances for your dorm or housing, and essentials like laundry detergent, toothpaste and toilet paper.


The Full Cost of Attending Institute of American Indian Arts


Now, let’s go over all of the costs we've covered, to get a better idea of the actual cost of attending Institute of American Indian Arts.

How Much Does Institute of American Indian Arts Cost?

What will the cost of attending Institute of American Indian Arts be? Here is a breakdown of tuition and expenses.

2022 Total Tuition and Expenses
In-state Tuition $4,686
Out-of-State Tuition $4,686
Room and Board $11,262
Board Only $5,000
Other expenses $4,400

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

Tuition and fees may vary depending on program, course level, location, and more.

Institute of American Indian Arts’s tuition and fees change based on: •Campus location for full-time and part-time students


Financial Aid at Institute of American Indian Arts


In 2022, 261 of the 649 undergrads enrolled received financial aid. Institute of American Indian Arts meets 71% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates.

The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $7,000 a year.

Most Common Loans for Institute of American Indian Arts Students

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 Institute of American Indian Arts financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at Institute of American Indian Arts

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 2022, Institute of American Indian Arts awarded 261 need-based scholarships to students, giving away total of $1.5 million to help students with financial need cover the cost of school. An additional $610000 thousand in merit-based scholarship money was awarded to students without demonstrated financial need.

Institute of American Indian Arts 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 Institute of American Indian Arts 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 Institute of American Indian Arts was $7,000 in 2022. By substracting the average financial aid package from the estimated costs, we get a number that may make the cost of Institute of American Indian Arts seem more manageable.

Estimated Net Cost for Full-Time Students
In-State, On-Campus $9,383
Net In-state, Off-campus $11,321
Out-of-State, On-Campus $16,383

What will attending Institute of American Indian Arts 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 get a better idea of the actual cost of attending that school, based on their financial situation. You can find the Institute of American Indian Arts's net cost calculator on their website.

Institute of American Indian Arts Tuition Payment Plans

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

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

Does Institute of American Indian Arts Offer Tuition Waivers?

Schools sometimes offer tuition waivers to certain groups, to offset the cost of attending. 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.

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


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Institute of American Indian Arts Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$20,483

In State

$20,483

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$6,326
$6,326
Fees
$495
$495
Housing
$11,262
$11,262
Books
$2,400
$2,400

Institute of American Indian Arts Financial Aid

Students Who Receive Need-Based Aid

93%

Average Financial Aid Package

$5,005

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

693

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$6,821

Out-of-State

$6,821

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 4
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