Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs Analysis

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For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is $15,240 for Illinois residents and $15,240 for out-of-state students. It has been risen by 1.22% for Illinois residents and increased by 1.22% for out-of-state rates compared to the previous year. Its in-state undergraduate tuition and fees is higher than the average amount ($11,075) and its out-of-state undergraduate tuition and fees is lower than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($24,462 - public Research University (high research activity)).
The 2023 projected undergraduate tuition & fees for Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is $15,426 for Illinois residents and $15,426 for out-of-state students. It is a 1.2% increase compared to 2022's rate. This rate is officially announced by school and it may be subject to change. For update and details of fee schedule, check the school's bursar/financial aid page.
It has been risen by 1.22% for Illinois residents and increased by 1.22% for out-of-state rates compared to the previous year. The living costs including for room, board, transpiration, and other personal expenses is $13,563. The Living costs stayed same compared to the previous year for both on-campus and off-campus stay.
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$15,057 $15,057$13,563
2021-2022$15,240$15,240$13,563
2022-2023$15,426$15,426$13,563
Change % 2022-20231.22%1.22%0.00%
*** The 2022-2023 tuition is announced/published officially by the Southern Illinois University-Carbondale directly. See the Southern Illinois University-Carbondale bursar/financial aid page for more information.
For Graduate School, in-state tuition and fees is $16,162 and out-of-state tuition and fees is $33,064 for the academic year 2021-2022. Its in-state graduate tuition and fees is much higher than the average amount ($11,332) and its out-of-state graduate tuition and fees is much higher than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($22,809 - public Research University (high research activity)).
The 2023 estimated tuition & fees at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is $19,867 for Illinois residents and $40,995 for out-of-state students. It is a 24.0% increase compared to 2022's rate. This rate is officially announced by school and it may be subject to change. For update and details of fee schedule, check the school's bursar/financial aid page.
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale has law school and medical school and their tuition is different from other graduate programs, usually higher. The law school tuition is $23,737. See the detailed law school tuition at Southern Illinois University School of Law page. The medical school tuition is $37,864. See the detailed medical school tuition at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine page.
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Graduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$16,026 $32,928$13,563
2021-2022$16,162$33,064$13,563
2022-2023$19,867$40,995$13,563
Change % 2022-202322.92%23.99%0.00%
*** The 2022-2023 tuition is announced/published officially by the Southern Illinois University-Carbondale directly. See the Southern Illinois University-Carbondale bursar/financial aid page for more information.
The below table describes the cost per credit hour for part-time students and/or full-time students who take additional courses more than regular credit hours at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour is $321. The graduate tuition per credit hour is $470 for Illinois residents and $1,174 for out-of-state students.
Per Credit Hour Charge (2021-2022)
YearIn-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate2020-2021$320$320
2021-2022$321$321
2022-2023$322$322
Graduate2020-2021$470$1,174
2021-2022$470$1,174
2022-2023$470$1,174
The 2022 costs per credit hour has been officially published by IPEDS and 2023 costs is estimated based on the change rate of last two years.
The next table summarizes the average earning by years after graduation from the school. After 6 years of graduation, the mean earning is $36,700 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean earning is $49,500 for Southern Illinois University-Carbondale graduates.
Mean Earning After Graduation By Time
TotalMaleFemale
6 Years After Graduation$36,700$40,400$32,300
7 Years After Graduation$40,000--
8 Years After Graduation$43,200--
9 Years After Graduation$45,300--
10 Years After Graduation$49,500$55,200$42,000
The next table compares the tuition & fees between Southern Illinois University-Carbondale and its similar schools. The similar schools are based on factors such as school type, level, and rivalry schools.
Tuition Comparison between Southern Illinois University-Carbondale and Similar Schools
In-StateOut-of-State
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale$15,057$15,240
University of Northern Iowa$9,053$19,753
Illinois State University$15,319$26,843
Bradley University$36,360
Loyola University Chicago$47,808
Drake University$45,912

Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees and Costs of Attendance

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How Much is the tuition for 4 years at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale?

For the students who were admitted in Fall 2022, the estimated tuition for 4 years at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is $63,292 for Illinois residents and $34,741 for out-of-state students.
Since the tuition & fees at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale have decreased over the last 4 years, the estimated tuition & fees are less than current costs in the table below. The actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or university system's tuition policy.
The estimation excludes the book, supplies, and living costs before receiving any financial aid. See the other tabs for estimating 4-year total costs of attendance and after financial aid. The next table shows the estimated 4-years tuition & fees for the next 5 admission years. The estimation is based on 4-years changes in tuition & fees at the school.
Projected Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$15,470$15,703$15,940$16,180$63,292
Out-of-State$11,999$9,447$7,438$5,856$34,741
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$15,703$15,940$16,180$16,424$64,247
Out-of-State$9,447$7,438$5,856$4,611$27,353
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$15,940$16,180$16,424$16,672$65,215
Out-of-State$7,438$5,856$4,611$3,630$21,536
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$16,180$16,424$16,672$16,923$66,198
Out-of-State$5,856$4,611$3,630$2,858$16,956
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$16,424$16,672$16,923$17,178$67,196
Out-of-State$4,611$3,630$2,858$2,250$13,350
The table shows the 4-years estimation of total costs of attendance (COA). It includes the tuition & fees, books & supplies costs, room & board charges, and other living expenses.
For the students who were admitted in Fall 2022, the estimated 4-years COA is $121,944 for Illinois residents and $93,393 for out-of-state students.
The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation for the next 5 admission years at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
Four(4) Years of Costs of Attendance
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$30,133$30,366$30,603$30,843$121,944
Out-of-State$26,662$24,110$22,101$20,519$93,393
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$30,366$30,603$30,843$31,087$122,899
Out-of-State$24,110$22,101$20,519$19,274$86,005
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$30,603$30,843$31,087$31,335$123,867
Out-of-State$22,101$20,519$19,274$18,293$80,188
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$30,843$31,087$31,335$31,586$124,850
Out-of-State$20,519$19,274$18,293$17,521$75,608
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$31,087$31,335$31,586$31,841$125,848
Out-of-State$19,274$18,293$17,521$16,913$72,002
Last year, 78% of enrolled undergraduate students have received grants or scholarship aid. It includes any financial aid from the federal government, state, local, institute, and other sources known by the institution. It excludes federal/private student loans.
After receiving the financial aid, the net price for 4 years of attending the school is $74,828 for Illinois residents and $46,277 for out-of-state students.
The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation with financial aid for the next 5 admission years at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
Four(4) Years Costs of Attendance after Financial Aid
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$18,354$18,587$18,824$19,064$74,828
Out-of-State$14,883$12,331$10,322$8,740$46,277
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$18,587$18,824$19,064$19,308$75,783
Out-of-State$12,331$10,322$8,740$7,495$38,889
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$18,824$19,064$19,308$19,556$76,751
Out-of-State$10,322$8,740$7,495$6,514$33,072
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$19,064$19,308$19,556$19,807$77,734
Out-of-State$8,740$7,495$6,514$5,742$28,492
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$19,308$19,556$19,807$20,062$78,732
Out-of-State$7,495$6,514$5,742$5,134$24,886

Tuition, Fees, and Living Cost Tables and Charts

Next tables and charts illustrate the 2022 tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs in detail. We provide the previous 5 years' costs so that you can check the increased amounts of each cost item and estimate future year costs. In addition, you can check the financial aid amount including grant, scholarship, and federal student loans for the last five years. Use the left menu to explore the tuition and college costs information at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.
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Southern Illinois University-Carbondale 2022 Costs of Attendance
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition and FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs Tuition & FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs
Undergraduate$15,240$1,100$13,563$15,240$1,100 $13,563
Graduate$16,162 $1,100$13,563$33,064 $1,100$13,563


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