Cost of college went up for all students at Central Oregon Community College

In-state tuition and fees rose 3.8 percent for 2017-18 at Central Oregon Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


In-state tuition and fees rose 3.8 percent for 2017-18 at Central Oregon Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Oregon residents paid $4,959 to attend the two-year public institution this year $180 more than the $4,779 charged for 2016-17.

Non-residents paid 98.7 percent more than residents this year, or $9,855. Their price tag grew 3.8 percent from $9,495 in 2016-17.

About 91 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Oregon residents. And about 9 percent are residents of other states.

Data shows 71 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 273 students received grants or scholarships totaling $1.47 million and 226 students took out student loans totaling more than $1.44 million.

Including all undergraduates, 2,700 students used grants or scholarships totaling $13.59 million. Another 3,684 took out $14.71 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
In-state
~5,197
$4,419
$4,599
$4,779
$4,959
12.2%
Out-of-state
~514
$8,811
$9,135
$9,495
$9,855
11.8%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Central Oregon Community College in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
248
51%
$1,099,480
$4,433
State / local grant or scholarship
122
25%
$252,918
$2,073
Institutional grants or scholarships
46
9%
$114,300
$2,485
Grant or scholarship aid total
273
56%
$1,466,698
$5,373
Federal student loans
217
44%
$1,344,941
$6,198
Other student loans
9
2%
$92,118
$10,235
Student loan aid
226
46%
$1,437,059
$6,359
Total student aid
349
71%

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