Cost of college went up for all students at Chemeketa Community College

In-state tuition and fees rose 6.4 percent for 2017-18 at Chemeketa Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


In-state tuition and fees rose 6.4 percent for 2017-18 at Chemeketa Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Oregon residents paid $4,500 to attend the two-year public institution this year $270 more than the $4,230 charged for 2016-17.

Non-residents paid 162 percent more than residents this year, or $11,790. Their price tag grew 2.3 percent from $11,520 in 2016-17.

About 97 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Oregon residents. And about 3 percent are residents of other states.

Data shows 68 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 376 students received grants or scholarships totaling $1.86 million and 227 students took out student loans totaling more than $1.21 million.

Including all undergraduates, 4,555 students used grants or scholarships totaling $21.28 million. Another 3,153 took out $18.67 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
~10,473
$4,230
$4,230
$4,230
$4,500
6.4%
Out-of-state
~324
$11,520
$11,520
$11,520
$11,790
2.3%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Chemeketa 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
351
55%
$1,472,710
$4,196
State / local grant or scholarship
187
29%
$331,450
$1,772
Institutional grants or scholarships
32
5%
$56,856
$1,777
Grant or scholarship aid total
376
59%
$1,861,016
$4,950
Federal student loans
227
35%
$1,183,628
$5,214
Other student loans
4
1%
$23,010
$5,753
Student loan aid
227
35%
$1,206,638
$5,316
Total student aid
434
68%

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