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Northwestern College-Oak Lawn Campus

Oak Lawn, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate98%
Acceptance Rate98%

nbc Tuition Information

In 2022, tuition for full-time students at Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus was $18,280 a year.

Tuition was the same price in 2022 compare to the year before. 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 find the actual cost of college is a lot less than the total tuition after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts kick in. Plus, student loans can make the amount you do have to pay for college feel more doable until you've finishing school and found a job.

Does Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus Offer In-State and Out-of-State Tuition?

Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus is a private institution, so it has the same tuition for students from Illinois as it does for students who live in other states.

Public schools receive funds from the state to help them cover costs. These institutions offer a lower cost of attendance for those who qualify as Illinois residents.

Choosing a college where you are eligible for the reduced tuition offered to state residentscan drastically reduce the cost of tuition, as well as loans and interest owed. Don't forget to check your state's rules for in-state residency. Each state has different requirements to qualify as in-state resident. Most states require students to have resided in the state for a certain period of time before qualifying. There may be other criteria too, depending on the state you and your parents currently reside in.

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Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus International Student Tuition

nbc has the same tuition for international students as for those from out of state.

Students from outside of the U.S. are not eligible for federal financial aid, but should research private or school-specific grants, scholarships, and other funding opportunities..


Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus Housing 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 nbc.

House and Food Costs at nbc

Meal-plan costs can depend on the numnber of meals you intend to eat on-campus

How Much Do Books Cost at nbc?

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

Yearly Fees

Most schools 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 optional fees associated with participating in special activities, like joining a fraternity or sorority, or participating in sports or other extracurriculars. Most colleges have resources for students who may struggle to participate because of cost can find ways to lower or eliminate these fees.

The Cost of Transportation at nbc

The total cost of getting around in college depends on a few key factors. Will you take a subway, car or an airplane to get to school? Is on-campus parking free, or will you need to budget for parking? Is the campus small enough that you can easily walk from class-to-class?? Do you own a car, or are you planning to use public transportation? All of these factors can drastically impact your transportation budget.

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 transportation in a city is often pricey, but there may be more buses, trains or affordable flights to actually get to school. Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campusis located in a in Illinois.

Other Costs

When creating a budget for college, be sure to consider the cost of things like entertainment, clothes, furnishings and toiletries.


Financial Breakdown for Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus


Now, let’s go over all of the costs we've covered, to get a better estimate of what is really costs to go to nbc.

Total Cost of nbc

What will the cost of attending nbc be? Here is a breakdown of tuition and expenses.

2022 Total Tuition and Expenses
Tuition $18,280

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

Total Estimated Costs
On-Campus $20,023
Off-Campus $23,183

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.


Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus Financial Aid


In 2022, 0 of the 462 undergrads enrolled received financial aid.

Most Common Loans for nbc 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 nbc financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus

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

Net Cost of Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus

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 nbc 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.

By substracting the average financial aid package from the estimated costs, we get a number that may make the cost of nbc seem more manageable.

What will attending nbc 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 nbc's net cost calculator on their website.

Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus 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.

nbc Tuition Waivers

Schools sometimes waiver tuition for certain groups, to offset the cost of attending. Some colleges offer tuition waivers for employees and their family members, underrepresented students, or military students. Even with a tuition waiver, other expenses and fees are the responsibility of the student.

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


Learn More About Northwestern College-Bridgeview Campus


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Tuition & Fees

$18,475

In State

$18,475

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$18,280
$18,280
Fees
$195
$195
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Students Who Receive Need-Based Aid

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

462

Campus Setting

Acceptance Rate

98%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$18,475

Out-of-State

$18,475

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