Westmont College

Westmont College

Santa Barbara, California

Tuition and Fees

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Westmont College for an academic year can be broken down into $45,410 for tuition, $1,184 for fees, $1,600 for books and supplies, $14,646 for room and board and $1,400 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

Books and supplies$1,600
Room and board$14,646
Other expenses$1,400

Tuition Plans

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

Financial Aid

99% of undergradate students at Westmont College received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Westmont College consists of 99% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $29,923 on average, 17% receiving pell grants of $4,538 on average, 99% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $27,586 on average, and 51% receiving federal student loans of $5,205 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid


Awarded any Financial Aid

Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid34199%$29,923
Pell grants5917%$4,538
Institutional grants or scholarships34199%$27,586
Federal student loans17551%$5,205

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 $23,381 compared to net price of $26,078 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $28,279 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $29,230 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $36,338 in the $110,001 and more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$23,381
$30,001 – $48,000$26,078
$48,001 – $75,000$28,279
$75,001 – $110,000$29,230
$110,001 and more$36,338

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 Westmont College is $267,513. 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 3% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Westmont 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