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Ohio University-Chillicothe

Chillicothe, OH 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate85%
Acceptance Rate85%

Ohio University Chillicothe Tuition Information

In 2022, Ohio University-Chillicothe's tuition was $6,004 a year for in-state students and $8,996 a year for out-of-state students.

Usually, college tuition rises about 3% year.

Remember, the displayed price of tuition does not give you all the info you need to know how much you will actually have to pay for college. Many students find the actual cost of college is far less than the total tuition after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts are awarded. Additionally, student loans can make theprice of collegemore manageable until you're done with college.

Tuition for international students at Ohio University-Chillicothe is $8,996 per year.

Ohio University-Chillicothe: In-state vs. Out-of-State Tuition

Ohio University-Chillicothe is a public, state institution, which means it offers a reduced tuition rate of $6,004 for students who qualify as state residents and attend full-time. For students who are not considered Ohio-residents, out-of-state tuition is $8,996 a year.

Public schools receive funds from the state to help them cover costs. Public, state schools can offer lower tuition for students who meet the requirements for in-state residency.

Attending an insitution where you qualify for in-state tuition can save significant money on the overall cost of college. Don't forget to confirm your state's rules for in-state tuition. 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 as well, depending on where you live.

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Do International Students Pay More to Go to Ohio University-Chillicothe?

Ohio University Chillicothe has the same tuition for international students as for those from out of state.

International students at Ohio University-Chillicothe can expect to pay around $8,996 per year, before any scholarships or financial aid.

International students usually do not qualify for for loans or grants from the U.S. government, but may be eligible for private or Ohio University Chillicothe-specific aid and scholarships.


Ohio University-Chillicothe Living Expenses, Fees, and More


In addition to the cost of 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 Ohio University Chillicothe.

Room and Board Costs at Ohio University Chillicothe

Room and board at Ohio University Chillicothe costs $6,228 a year. This includes the cost of living in dorms or other on-campus housing, plus a dining plan that enables you to eat in the Ohio University Chillicothe's on-campus cafeterias and dining facilities.

Ohio University Chillicothe doesn't provide on-campus housing for students, so there are no charge for dorms, however you should take into account other housing costs when evaluating the actual cost of various colleges.

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

Cost of Books at Ohio University Chillicothe

First-year students are sometimes surprised by how much books and supplies cost–and not in a good way. The actual 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 books from students who have already taken the course.

Yearly Fees

Most schools also have fees to offsets cost associated with maintaining facilties, like the library, gym and computer labs.

There may be other costs associated with participating in special activities, like joining a fraternity or sorority, or participating in sports or other extracurriculars. Many schools offer resources for students with financial need to find ways to lower or eliminate these costs.

Transportation costs

The cost of transportation in college can really vary. 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 easy to get around on foot? Do you own a car, or are you planning to use public transportation? All of these factors can make a big difference in your estimated cost of transportation. At Ohio University Chillicothe, freshman are allowed to park on campus.

Where are a college is located can impact your transportation budget. 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 might be costly, but there may be more trains, busses and affordable flights to actually get to school. The Ohio University-Chillicothe campus is in a suburban setting in Ohio, not far from Columbus.

Other Costs

When you're planning for college, don’t forget to factor in the cost of things like entertainment, clothes, furnishings and toiletries.


The Full Cost of Attending Ohio University-Chillicothe


Now, let’s look at the breakdown of all expenses, to get a better estimate of how much students can expect to shell out for Ohio University Chillicothe.

How Much Does Ohio University Chillicothe Cost?

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

2022 Total Tuition and Expenses
In-state Tuition $6,004
Out-of-State Tuition $8,996
Room and Board $6,228
Other expenses $1,010

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.


Financial Aid at Ohio University-Chillicothe


In 2022, 397 of the 1,209 undergrads enrolled received financial aid. Ohio University Chillicothe meets 42% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates.

The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $6,568 a year. Around 65.9% of Ohio University Chillicothe undergrads take out student loans to cover any remaining costs. Ohio University Chillicothe graduates who have student loans graduate with an average of $28,748 of student loan debt.

The average debt for each loan type varies.

Average Debt By Loan Type
Federal Loans $20,150
State Loans $3,234
Ohio University Chillicothe-Specific Loans $1,202
Private Loans $31,279
Most Common Loans for Ohio University Chillicothe Students
Federal Loans 64.5%
State loans 0.1%
Institutional Loans 0.2%
Private loans 19%

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 Ohio University Chillicothe financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at Ohio University-Chillicothe

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, Ohio University Chillicothe awarded 333 need-based scholarships to students, giving away total of $3 million to help students with financial need cover the cost of school. An additional $70 thousand in merit-based scholarship money was awarded to students without demonstrated financial need.

Ohio University-Chillicothe 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 Ohio University Chillicothe 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 Ohio University Chillicothe was $6,568 in 2022. By substracting the average financial aid package from the estimated costs, we get a number that may make the cost of Ohio University Chillicothe seem more manageable.

Estimated Net Cost for Full-Time Students
In-State, On-Campus $894
Net In-state, Off-campus $224
Out-of-State, On-Campus $10,454

What will attending Ohio University Chillicothe 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 make more informed decisions about the actual cost of attending that school, based on their financial situation. You can find the Ohio University Chillicothe's net cost calculator on their website.

Ohio University-Chillicothe 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 Ohio University Chillicothe Offer Tuition Waivers?

Schools sometimes offer tuition waivers to 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 if you qualify for a 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.


Learn More About Ohio University-Chillicothe


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Ohio University Chillicothe Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$5,774

In State

$8,766

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
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Out-of-State
State Tuition
$5,774
$8,766
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Ohio University Chillicothe Financial Aid

Students Who Receive Need-Based Aid

48%

Average Financial Aid Package

$6,009

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,209

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

85%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,774

Out-of-State

$8,766

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 25
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