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Northwestern University Cost

Value
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Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Net Price
$27,540/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price Breakdown

Net Price
$27,540/ year
National
$15,523
Average Total Aid Awarded
$45,427/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
66%
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $13,419/ year
  • $30-48k
    $7,429/ year
  • $49-75k
    $10,690/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,142/ year
  • $110k+
    $40,304/ year

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

Sticker Price Breakdown

In-State Tuition
$54,568/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$54,568/ year
Average Housing Cost
$10,100/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$6,526/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,605/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No
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