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Austin Peay State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$19,938 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$6,216 tuition
$10,699 on campus room & board*
$1,550 books and supplies
$1,473 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$35,178 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$21,456 tuition
$10,699 on campus room & board*
$1,550 books and supplies
$1,473 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

*Includes 19 meals/week, all utilities, high speed internet, extended cable, and free laundry!

Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$7,074 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
55% get federal aid ($4,822 avg)
78% get state aid ($4,374 avg)
23% get institn'l aid ($7,074 avg)
58% get loans ($5,684 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.80% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.37% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $8,263 93%
Federal Grant Aid $4,822 55%
Pell Grants $4,785 55%
Other Federal Grants $2,000 1%
Institution Grant Aid $7,074 23%
State Grant Aid $4,374 78%
Student Loans $5,684 58%
Federal Loans $5,256 59%
Other Loans $7,201 1%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Austin Peay State University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
601 College St
Clarksville, TN 37044
(931) 221-7011
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $259
Out of State $894


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Marcel from Nashville, TN
  • I am a current student here

    It is really expensive, but I do appreciate this college experience. My family and I are in a financial struggle right now so this is why I am applying for scholarships.

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  • 5
  • Adriaunna from Lawrenceburg, TN
  • I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    I consider this one of the best colleges for people with no money there are many ways for financial aid or scholarships

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  • 4
  • Kyle from Dickson, TN
  • I am a current student here

    All in all, you get what you pay for. This school is not that expensive but it offers a lot for what you pay.

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  • 5
  • Eliza from Antioch, TN
  • I am a current student here

    APSU has all the amenities of a larger campus with the home town and personal touch of a small junior college. All the professors are available and friendly and a great many of them consider themselves to be student oriented, meaning they go out of their way to ensure that the students know and understand the material and will also get out of classroom experience to broaden their horizons. APSU is also really affordable and has several scholarships so its easy to defray those pesky school loans!

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