Washington State University

Washington State University

Pullman, Washington


Tuition and Fees

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Washington State University for an academic year can be broken down into $9,953 for tuition, $1,888 for fees, $960 for books and supplies, $11,648 for room and board and $3,542 for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$11,841
In-state tuition$9,953
In-state fees$1,888
Books and supplies$960
Room and board$11,648
Other expenses$3,542

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Washington State University for an academic year can be broken down into $24,531 for tuition, $1,888 for fees, $960 for books and supplies, $11,648 for room and board and $3,542 for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$26,419
Out-of-state tuition$24,531
Out-of-state fees$1,888
Books and supplies$960
Room and board$11,648
Other expenses$3,542

Tuition Plans

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

Financial Aid

89% of undergradate students at Washington State University received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Washington State University consists of 83% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $9,066 on average, 28% receiving pell grants of $4,689 on average, 74% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $5,553 on average, and 43% receiving federal student loans of $5,131 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid

$9,066

Awarded any Financial Aid

89%
Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid4,19583%$9,066
Pell grants1,42028%$4,689
Institutional grants or scholarships3,73574%$5,553
Federal student loans2,18443%$5,131

Net Price

Average Net Price

$18,002

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 $9,334 compared to net price of $11,337 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $15,548 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $22,090 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $23,961 in the $110,001 or more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$9,334
$30,001 – $48,000$11,337
$48,001 – $75,000$15,548
$75,001 – $110,000$22,090
$110,001 or more$23,961

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 in-state cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Washington State University is $114,280. The in-state 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 1% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Washington State University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost.

In-State 4-year Sticker Price

$114,280
YearIn-State Sticker Price
1$27,991
2$28,372
3$28,761
4$29,156

The out-of-state cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Washington State University is $173,042. The out-of-state 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 1% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Washington State University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost.

Out-of-State 4-year Sticker Price

$173,042
YearOut-Of-State Sticker Price
1$42,569
2$43,026
3$43,489
4$43,958