When evaluating college costs, it's important to compare the sticker price (how much a college charges) with the net price that you will pay after receiving financial aid.
99% of Houghton students are awarded financial aid each year. The average amount of Houghton financial aid a Houghton student receives is approximately $19,000. This figure does not include loans, federal, state or other forms of aid–it only includes scholarships and grants from Houghton College!
2020 – 2021 Academic Year Price
|Average Annual Full Time Undergraduate Tuition and Fees|
|Average Houghton Aid||$19,000|
|Average Federal Aid, State Aid and Loans||$7,668|
|Total Average Aid
|Average Total Expenses||$17,654|
*Students should also anticipate course-related fees, textbooks and general college expenses.
What makes it worth it is the friendships I’ve made here. I’m investing financially but people are investing in me emotionally, spiritually and academicallyGwendolyn Pryor '21
What Will I Pay?
Less than 1 percent of students pay the full sticker price to attend Houghton.
Covered by Houghton Grants and Scholarships
Covered by Federal and State Grants
Average amount a family pays