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Princeton University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$17,901/ year
National
$15,403
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $3,461/ year
  • $30-48k
    $5,158/ year
  • $49-75k
    $7,089/ year
  • $76-110k
    $18,375/ year
  • $110k+
    $26,627/ 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
$45,320/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$45,320/ year
Average Housing Costs
$14,770/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$6,435/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,050/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
Yes

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
12%
Average Loan Amount
$3,460/ year
National
$6,857

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
59%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$41,764/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    18%
  • State Grant Aid
    2%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    59%
  • Pell Grant
    18%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $5,522
  • State Grant Aid
    $9,126
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $39,805
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,250
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 35 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    80%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    0%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    3%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    3%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    14%
Financial Aid Website

Overall Value

Value
A+
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
100%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.8 responses
Graduation Rate
97%
National
48%
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