Tuition & Cost

An IU Degree is an investment in your future, and an affordable one here at IU East! Undergraduate tuition is over 20% LESS than the national average^! Graduate with less debt and a prestigious IU Degree!

Additionally, most students will receive some form of financial assistance in the form of loans, grants, and scholarships.

So, how much does it cost to attend IU East?

Let's figure it out! Your cost will depend on a few things, like whether you're attending full-time or part-time, living in your own place or with family, the program you've chosen, etc.

* Indirect costs include living expenses (housing and food), books & supplies, personal expenses, and transportation.

Standard cost of attendance (Undergraduate)

This is the estimated cost of attendance for a full-time, on-campus undergraduate student for the full 2020-2021 academic year (fall and spring semesters). Cut these numbers in half to figure out the cost of a single semester. Tuition and fees outlined here are based on 12 to 18 credits per semester.

Estimated cost of attendance for the 2020-21 academic year
Cost Type In-State or Reciprocity† Out-of-State†
Tuition and required fees $7,714 $20,574
Books and supplies $930 $930
Room and board $8,040 $8,040
Personal expenses $2,170 $2,170
Transportation $1,906 $1,906
Total typical cost of attendance $20,760 $33,620

Your actual costs for room and board, books and supplies, transportation, and personal expenses will vary based on:

  • The number of credit hours you take
  • Whether you’re an undergraduate or graduate student
  • Your residency (whether you’re an in-state, reciprocity, or out-of-state student)
  • Your personal choices
  • Your travel habits

Check out the Net Price Calculator to calculate the typical amount of aid and net cost you might expect based your background.

Your cost of attendance may differ from these estimates and will not be what you will owe the university. Based on your enrollment, IU East will bill you each semester for tuition and fees. Visit the Student Center in One.IU for your specific billing information.

† Though technically living out-of-state, residents of several Western Ohio counties can be considered 'reciprocity' students and enjoy the benefit of in-state tuition rates!