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

In-state tuition and fees rose 4.3 percent for 2017-18 at Rogue Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


In-state tuition and fees rose 4.3 percent for 2017-18 at Rogue Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Oregon residents paid $4,344 to attend the two-year public institution this year $180 more than the $4,164 charged for 2016-17.

Non-residents paid 19.1 percent more than residents this year, or $5,172. Their price tag grew 4.4 percent from $4,956 in 2016-17.

About 98 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Oregon residents. And about 2 percent are residents of other states.

Data shows 82 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 252 students received grants or scholarships totaling $1.15 million and 60 students took out student loans totaling more than $348,031.

Including all undergraduates, 2,996 students used grants or scholarships totaling $20.86 million. Another 1,164 took out $8.21 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
~4,803
$3,825
$4,005
$4,164
$4,344
13.6%
Out-of-state
~98
$4,545
$4,761
$4,956
$5,172
13.8%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Rogue 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
230
67%
$908,635
$3,951
State / local grant or scholarship
115
34%
$189,700
$1,650
Institutional grants or scholarships
45
13%
$54,384
$1,209
Grant or scholarship aid total
252
74%
$1,152,719
$4,574
Federal student loans
60
18%
$348,031
$5,801
Other student loans
0
0%
$0
Student loan aid
60
18%
$348,031
$5,801
Total student aid
279
82%

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