Wartburg College

Wartburg College

Waverly, Iowa

Tuition and Fees

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Wartburg College for an academic year can be broken down into $41,830 for tuition, $2,100 for fees, $1,100 for books and supplies, $9,280 for room and board and $1,300 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

Books and supplies$1,100
Room and board$9,280
Other expenses$1,300

Tuition Plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institutionYes
Tuition guaranteed planNo
Prepaid tuition planNo
Tuition payment planYes
Other alternative tuition planNo

Financial Aid

98% of undergradate students at Wartburg College received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Wartburg College consists of 97% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $31,180 on average, 28% receiving pell grants of $4,368 on average, 96% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $27,835 on average, and 72% receiving federal student loans of $5,520 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid


Awarded any Financial Aid

Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid45397%$31,180
Pell grants13328%$4,368
Institutional grants or scholarships45196%$27,835
Federal student loans33872%$5,520

Net Price

Average Net Price


Net prices changes by family income and financial need. Net price typically increases with increase in family income because of higher amounts of financial aid available to students belonging to lower income families. Students in the lowest $0 – $30,000 family income bracket paid net price of $16,334 compared to net price of $19,037 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $18,418 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $23,445 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $25,590 in the $110,001 and more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$16,334
$30,001 – $48,000$19,037
$48,001 – $75,000$18,418
$75,001 – $110,000$23,445
$110,001 and more$25,590

Net price reflects the actual cost to attend after accounting for finanical aid. Net price includes tuition, books, living costs, and other expenses after subtracting federal financial aid received by students.

Sticker Price

The cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Wartburg College is $240,249. The cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 5% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Wartburg College. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

4-year Sticker Price

Year Sticker Price