Cost of college went up for all students at University of Oregon

In-state tuition and fees rose 10.9 percent for 2017-18 at University of Oregon, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


In-state tuition and fees rose 10.9 percent for 2017-18 at University of Oregon, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Oregon residents paid $11,931 to attend the four-year public institution this year $1,170 more than the $10,761 charged for 2016-17.

Non-residents paid 190.1 percent more than residents this year, or $34,611. Their price tag grew 3.5 percent from $33,441 in 2016-17.

About 48 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Oregon residents. About 45 percent are residents of other states and 8 percent are citizens of other countries.

Data shows 81 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 2,653 students received grants or scholarships totaling $20.64 million and 1,629 students took out student loans totaling more than $12.11 million.

Including all undergraduates, 12,666 students used grants or scholarships totaling $87.99 million. Another 7,842 took out $51.93 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
~11,302
$9,918
$10,287
$10,761
$11,931
20.3%
Out-of-state
~10,596
$30,888
$32,022
$33,441
$34,611
12.1%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the University of Oregon 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
1,012
25%
$4,779,980
$4,723
State / local grant or scholarship
684
17%
$1,398,950
$2,045
Institutional grants or scholarships
2,437
60%
$14,461,513
$5,934
Grant or scholarship aid total
2,653
66%
$20,640,443
$7,780
Federal student loans
1,585
39%
$9,291,405
$5,862
Other student loans
139
3%
$2,823,043
$20,310
Student loan aid
1,629
40%
$12,114,448
$7,437
Total student aid
3,262
81%

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