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Harrisburg Area Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$17,061 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$6,390 tuition
$7,308 off campus room & board
$1,968 books and supplies
$1,395 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$18,501 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,680 tuition
$7,308 off campus room & board
$1,968 books and supplies
$1,545 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$2,317 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
79% of students receive aid
51% get federal aid ($4,079 avg)
26% get state aid ($1,536 avg)
1% get institn'l aid ($2,317 avg)
55% get loans ($4,726 avg)

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Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Tuition has dropped recently, and we are not sure what it will do next. We decided to play it safe and make our projections equal to our most recent year of data.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $4,543 56%
Federal Grant Aid $4,079 51%
Pell Grants $4,049 51%
Other Federal Grants $292 5%
Institution Grant Aid $2,317 1%
State Grant Aid $1,536 26%
Student Loans $4,726 55%
Federal Loans $4,847 55%
Other Loans $6,761 1%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Harrisburg Area Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1 HACC Dr.
Harrisburg, PA 17110-2999
(717) 780-2300
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $260
Out of State $308


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Jeremy from Wrightsville, PA
  • I am a current student here

    The college I am transferring to has a reasonable price per credit, but by doing my general education requirements through HACC, I've saved thousands of dollars.

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  • 5
  • Anonymous
  • I am a current student here

    At HACC, you get a good and yet affordable education. It is only a shame that programs for higher degrees are not available.

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  • 5
  • Megan from Elizabethtown, PA
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The price of the college is decent to attend. Much affordable than a private college and other colleges that I have looked at.

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