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Louisiana State University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$15,095/ year
National
$15,523
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $5,694/ year
  • $30-48k
    $10,875/ year
  • $49-75k
    $15,962/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,532/ year
  • $110k+
    $17,639/ 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
$11,374/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$28,051/ year
Average Housing Cost
$7,740/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$4,010/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,160/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
46%
Average Loan Amount
$6,735/ year
National
$6,768
Student Loan Options from Lenders
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  • 1% Cash Back + affordable rates starting at 3.82% APR w/auto debit discount
  • No application, origination or disbursement fees

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
96%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$10,080/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    24%
  • State Grant Aid
    80%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    57%
  • Pell Grant
    24%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,693
  • State Grant Aid
    $6,404
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $5,636
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,545
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 350 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    39%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    26%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    9%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    20%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    7%
Financial Aid Website

Overall Value

Value
A-
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
73%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.132 responses
Graduation Rate
68%
National
49%
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