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Harvard University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$15,742/ year
National
$15,403
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $6,603/ year
  • $30-48k
    $4,836/ year
  • $49-75k
    $12,167/ year
  • $76-110k
    $28,440/ year
  • $110k+
    $52,074/ year

Net price is the average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Sticker Price

In-State Tuition
$47,074/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$47,074/ year
Average Housing Costs
$15,951/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$6,057/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,000/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
Yes

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
8%
Average Loan Amount
$6,225/ year
National
$6,857

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
75%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$46,508/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    15%
  • State Grant Aid
    4%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    52%
  • Pell Grant
    15%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $8,125
  • State Grant Aid
    $2,482
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $44,029
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,612
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 82 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    45%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    11%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    5%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    16%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    23%

Overall Value

Value
A+
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
92%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.24 responses
Graduation Rate
98%
National
48%
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