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Scholarships & Costs

  • Scholarships and Costs for Transfer Students


To receive an academic scholarship or grant, all application documents must be completed and sent to Aquinas. Partial athletic scholarships are available, and are awarded through the athletic department. 

International first year students will automatically be considered for:

  • Academic scholarships: $15,000 - $20,000 per year
  • Residence Life Grant of $2,000 per year

International transfer students will be considered for:

  • Academic scholarships/grants: $8,000 - $15,000 per year

Estimated Costs

The following are student expenses for the 2020-2021 academic year; yearly increases of approximately 4% are expected. The academic year consists of two sixteen week semesters. Planning for incidental expenses and an emergency fund is recommended, and summer expenses are not included in this total. International students are allowed to work on-campus for a maximum of 20 hours per week.

Tuition $34,386
Room (double-occupancy) & Board (meals) $9,879
Books $1000
Fees $700
Health Insurance (required) $1,500
Total Estimated Expenses $47,462