Tool December 2016

Kiplinger's Best College Values

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20Stanford University, StanfordCA5%75%$63,996$43,167$13,5011%$21,238$86,000
6Harvard University, CambridgeMA68664,56546,40924,686016,72395,500
28Columbia University, New YorkNY68970,04847,4900025,16775,200
3Princeton University, PrincetonNJ79061,14044,890008,57777,900
13Yale University, New HavenCT78868,23047,9600015,52174,200
22Massachusetts Institute of Technology, CambridgeMA88263,66239,7750023,48589,200
42University of Chicago, ChicagoIL88670,54242,4670021,29164,000
21Brown University, ProvidenceRI98366,10643,0459,907022,19759,700
19California Institute of Technology, PasadenaCA98563,00038,98310,618120,67777,800
12Pomona College, ClaremontCA109165,85742,0640013,38151,400
40University of Pennsylvania, PhiladelphiaPA108767,28041,5980026,15779,700
4Duke University, DurhamNC118666,96344,72561,141519,10476,700
26Dartmouth College, HanoverNH118667,83944,7800019,13567,800
63Claremont McKenna College, ClaremontCA117767,88540,78116,0591025,42266,400
1Swarthmore College, SwarthmorePA128764,84044,25643,564218,26248,500
8Vanderbilt University, NashvilleTN128762,59840,26722,0302021,50660,700
68Harvey Mudd College, ClaremontCA138670,51737,87411,3324627,48367,200
59Northwestern University, EvanstonIL138267,96440,2082,905823,05164,400
54Pitzer College, ClaremontCA138367,19240,2204,808221,95145,100
43Johns Hopkins University, BaltimoreMD138867,10636,68727,941324,70265,900
14Amherst College, AmherstMA148867,44649,1340015,75656,300
37Cornell University, IthacaNY158665,81338,3770024,39472,100
18Bowdoin College, BrunswickME158664,34041,5821,000520,88355,300
72University of California, Berkeley, BerkeleyCA157357,49519,0875,6371017,86960,800
17Rice University, HoustonTX168158,44836,02516,3991825,52864,500
61Tufts University, MedfordMA168868,20039,908500226,18565,000
90University of California, Los Angeles, Los AngelesCA177456,22318,9664,517621,59659,600
34Colorado College, Colorado SpringsCO178263,80840,5399,3601122,06839,700
58Washington University in St. Louis, St. LouisMO178666,34637,6176,8131524,24362,800
11Middlebury College, MiddleburyVT179265,33241,7780017,79755,100
41Georgetown University, WashingtonDC179066,70940,1040023,06784,000
15Williams College, WilliamstownMA188866,28046,0070016,59354,200
88University of Southern California, Los AngelesCA187767,83132,29119,3512827,92567,700
39University of Notre Dame, Notre DameIN209165,09335,80715,2301527,23770,100
45Barnard College, New YorkNY208567,14240,6610020,00856,800
168Liberty University, LynchburgVA213634,02610,6187,7633521,06735,600
35Carleton College, NorthfieldMN219164,89336,4823,0781420,06349,500
16Wesleyan University, MiddletownCT229266,06241,24446,841124,86048,400
2Davidson College, DavidsonNC229062,92340,14021,0911819,92951,800
49Bates College, LewistonME228366,55039,9330019,91751,600
23Colby College, WatervilleME239164,79542,468394223,34252,300
50Kenyon College, GambierOH248465,23039,62815,2042127,00044,700
30Emory University, AtlantaGA248362,66439,44028,745826,98359,400
94New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, SocorroNM242029,0615,4956,3855520,61154,300
144Carnegie Mellon University, PittsburghPA247267,98031,41711,570631,44476,200
5Washington and Lee University, LexingtonVA248861,44742,32233,7561321,68372,900
70Bucknell University, LewisburgPA258565,51625,00011,7641622,50069,100
25Grinnell College, GrinnellIA257961,63838,61217,5335515,98243,100
29Hamilton College, ClintonNY258765,25041,1700017,65454,800
33Haverford College, HaverfordPA258567,91945,3900014,75056,600
24Vassar College, PoughkeepsieNY268666,39045,1090017,84749,300
86University of Michigan, Ann ArborMI267557,33015,4007,8132426,03457,400
32Colgate University, HamiltonNY278666,07043,3210020,85960,300
44Scripps College, ClaremontCA288667,46436,44416,9272618,69247,800
83Oberlin College, OberlinOH297566,94234,55713,6716825,01840,300
77Wake Forest University, Winston-SalemNC298265,45640,74014,5161036,54659,800
47Boston College, Chestnut HillMA298966,36436,75519,645420,84966,700
138Tulane University, New OrleansLA307266,05431,39723,8475432,04052,900
46University of Virginia, CharlottesvilleVA308757,77420,1376,793424,90560,100
55Lafayette College, EastonPA308765,10537,49524,7701231,15468,800
87Lehigh University, BethlehemPA307462,01034,87813,602934,94076,700
9University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel HillNC308246,57617,2447,476820,12751,000
10Wellesley College, WellesleyMA308665,01644,2180012,45556,500
31University of Richmond, RichmondVA318361,98038,98524,1233126,25059,900
98California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, San Luis ObispoCA314234,5903,5251,9471621,67861,800
99University of Rochester, RochesterNY327466,34237,46713,7715530,87356,400
78Franklin & Marshall College, LancasterPA328166,81041,6598,650326,16252,700
118Baruch College of the City University of New York, New YorkNY324235,7907,2694,16037,91554,900
92Georgia Institute of Technology, AtlantaGA324044,35210,1088,5463325,18274,500
121Trinity College, HartfordCT338167,44042,96926,799630,60954,700
137New York University, New YorkNY338167,71027,69912,6881430,48058,800
157Boston University, BostonMA338066,11032,39717,9251040,36559,500
131University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa BarbaraCA336855,79118,69812,981520,97851,400
156California State University, Long Beach, Long BeachCA341230,4286,4872,2182116,07746,500
139University of California, San Diego, La JollaCA345855,38618,14710,068421,66059,000
66College of William and Mary, WilliamsburgVA348254,90015,0736,425826,01755,000
177San Diego State University, San DiegoCA343034,8749,9002,600820,10047,400
123Brandeis University, WalthamMA348066,92535,79817,4161330,85056,800
178American University, WashingtonDC357660,17923,61214,7881932,39455,900
119Reed College, PortlandOR356966,35039,3040019,01035,200
145Case Western Reserve University, ClevelandOH366361,50428,34723,3766228,56268,600
79Skidmore College, Saratoga SpringsNY368365,66439,30013,500122,55743,000
73Berea College, BereaKY36457,742*2,910007,92833,400
57St. Olaf College, NorthfieldMN368455,26030,18214,2916529,61745,000
27College of the Holy Cross, WorcesterMA378962,86533,71437,530225,61363,100
218University of California, Davis, DavisCA385857,16717,5916,150919,58856,400
89Union College, SchenectadyNY388265,87435,5009,5005531,82064,000
171Pepperdine University, MalibuCA387665,85237,02617,9793734,82059,200
52Smith College, NorthamptonMA388264,71438,04014,1781120,51444,400
124University of Miami, Coral GablesFL386861,24411,66219,0714719,00054,500
48Macalester College, St. PaulMN398663,02835,88712,9573021,93746,500
51Bryn Mawr College, Bryn MawrPA397865,16038,63712,4053922,91453,600
174University of California, Irvine, IrvineCA397257,15018,5938,242620,62854,500
120University of Texas at Austin, AustinTX395246,5289,0885,938225,34953,000
154Hunter College of the City University of New York, New YorkNY392523,8887,8622,410913,00045,000
169Queens College of the City University of New York, FlushingNY402829,4327,4873,0692614,30747,500
254Western Carolina University, CullowheeNC403727,0356,2242,339726,57835,800
106Gettysburg College, GettysburgPA408063,50033,13912,0164330,54452,600
129Connecticut College, New LondonCT407966,00035,8470034,09851,700
234Purchase College, State University of New York, PurchaseNY414931,8689,4692,4402228,36834,400
142Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony BrookNY414840,0217,7654,3571623,59255,000
69Sewanee: The University of the South, SewaneeTN417455,70025,91710,9395422,36240,600
75Binghamton University, State University of New York, VestalNY426938,9418,5517,114625,84457,400
193State University of New York at New Paltz, New PaltzNY425731,2044,9432,433125,88543,600
216Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, TroyNY426368,24430,94317,1566631,00079,600
101Bentley University, WalthamMA428362,15029,75517,8523529,54776,900
64Whitman College, Walla WallaWA438061,17230,7219,5955221,19243,800
248University of Tulsa, TulsaOK445253,8255,64817,8666437,00843,600
207Baylor University, WacoTX445455,34421,22813,5467740,72148,200
194Stevens Institute of Technology, HobokenNJ443863,53813,29917,7517126,72283,700
163Southwestern University, GeorgetownTX446951,39027,58018,7119333,09347,400
126University of South Florida, TampaFL454328,2247,1692,5471422,89941,000
111Occidental College, Los AngelesCA458266,78035,81411,6383229,94748,500
255LeTourneau University, LongviewTX454039,80016,54112,3411139,16748,300
80University of Maryland, College Park, College ParkMD457045,0039,2886,6822026,81860,500
242Marist College, PoughkeepsieNY456850,86016,3047,9264634,86553,300
56University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus, MinneapolisMN455934,1839,9195,0881026,00648,300
150St. Lawrence University, CantonNY468266,04034,22820,1518326,75645,500
132George Washington University, WashingtonDC467665,72529,91718,7563433,08165,400
74Rhodes College, MemphisTN477657,13527,93820,9728528,00851,800
97Dickinson College, CarlislePA478165,12935,34310,5173128,10853,300
219Spelman College, AtlantaGA486942,10912,27627,768232,55046,000
105Villanova University, VillanovaPA488763,47330,02014,5951133,58873,900
67Brigham Young University, ProvoUT483118,860§5,0684,1133115,72057,200
197Fordham University, New YorkNY487566,93025,49315,7244825,06956,200
81Trinity University, San AntonioTX487253,31427,89917,9558136,62654,000
264Syracuse University, SyracuseNY486861,67928,43510,9502236,50056,600
100Muhlenberg College, AllentownPA488360,70031,25912,0576530,52756,300
265Chapman University, OrangeCA486564,63816,09616,6404827,85750,100
53University of Florida, GainesvilleFL486639,7796,9752,468921,02851,100
91Denison University, GranvilleOH487863,13034,81220,0899227,77349,500
257Southern Methodist University, DallasTX496767,28320,74621,7574930,82654,600
200Emerson College, BostonMA497860,19617,92715,5031822,54344,900
251Howard University, WashingtonDC494039,9998,16525,0402632,07146,000
170Augustana College, Rock IslandIL497150,65821,73818,0429335,48847,900
161University of Central Florida, OrlandoFL494133,1735,2573,754521,82442,900
113College of New Jersey, EwingNJ497241,05211,6365,1561436,99456,000
107Ohio State University, ColumbusOH495942,1299,6336,9433027,40042,900
116Santa Clara University, Santa ClaraCA497762,86824,93713,8324327,40767,600
102University of Wisconsin — Madison, MadisonWI495744,38410,1693,939926,99451,600
136William Jewell College, LibertyMO495643,01023,55915,7638231,58142,300
247State University of New York at Plattsburgh, PlattsburghNY504431,1267,4163,5883528,43839,500
213Florida International University, MiamiFL502831,3425,9892,267518,91843,700
76North Carolina State University, RaleighNC504438,1159,9136,251717,46147,600
71Mount Holyoke College, South HadleyMA507860,25631,10118,0494025,33944,100
36Hillsdale College, HillsdaleMI506436,9228,0795,9939326,225NA
230Loyola Marymount University, Los AngelesCA517060,38619,97010,2935030,48754,100
165University of Dallas, IrvingTX516650,02625,11318,3978833,51144,800
133Clemson University, ClemsonSC516144,2268,9465,2164730,27050,800
288University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa CruzCA515557,09819,3355,0951722,58043,000
217Penn State University Park, University ParkPA516446,0827,1444,0201735,97247,700
277University of San Diego, San DiegoCA526660,24225,01014,6563228,59856,900
238Millsaps College, JacksonMS535952,03025,65222,0489231,41945,600
117University of Washington, SeattleWA536347,30715,5005,800521,18053,700
223Birmingham-Southern College, BirminghamAL535347,6798,14520,2529520,38744,200
175Illinois Institute of Technology, ChicagoIL533858,07629,73322,5957530,56969,300
152University of Connecticut, StorrsCT537049,14410,1027,2462324,99954,000
84University of Georgia, AthensGA536340,4668,9232,266822,08747,300
184Ramapo College of New Jersey, MahwahNJ536036,46910,0728,665710,71546,000
232Washington College, ChestertownMD547155,49627,16616,7667436,99144,000
151University of Pittsburgh, PittsburghPA546441,3888,33410,680538,04548,800
195University of Alabama, TuscaloosaAL544137,70010,74513,5143229,32041,900
159Austin College, ShermanTX547150,46227,00119,7943933,51447,800
96Clark University, WorcesterMA557752,40026,62817,5236828,04842,800
112College of Wooster, WoosterOH557858,90029,84220,9589227,94646,400
259Lake Forest College, Lake ForestIL556454,92630,27017,5559533,01847,100
267Temple University, PhiladelphiaPA564339,5646,3905,9692437,37247,200
298University of California, Riverside, RiversideCA564858,36317,7124,903721,46447,200
85Florida State University, TallahasseeFL566232,9777,9173,2921922,91244,000
220University of North Florida, JacksonvilleFL572731,7706,3313,0541419,39641,100
285Providence College, ProvidenceRI578161,70023,82519,2803437,74057,700
266Rochester Institute of Technology, RochesterNY573451,89220,00011,0004138,19859,300
140Elon University, ElonNC577945,49914,1247,1622931,62246,500
186University of Massachusetts Amherst, AmherstMA586645,8309,9054,8252231,95849,300
148Rutgers University — New Brunswick, PiscatawayNJ585843,63310,6988,541425,33454,500
191University of Dayton, DaytonOH586254,62022,64514,5416535,74050,600
295University of North Carolina at Greensboro, GreensboroNC593231,4405,9553,850626,12336,000
134Purdue University, West LafayetteIN594740,05412,8346,5921927,71154,300
212University of Maryland, Baltimore County, BaltimoreMD593836,9108,1728,8152226,39153,700
281West Chester University of Pennsylvania, West ChesterPA594330,7485,4254,236332,03146,100
258Rollins College, Winter ParkFL606462,22028,86117,9966829,45542,700
243Christopher Newport University, Newport NewsVA605736,8346,6162,3471528,96842,500
181University of Arkansas, FayettevilleAR603934,5466,8684,9451924,76843,400
237University at Buffalo, the State University of New York, BuffaloNY605541,5585,4356,165219,50048,400
164University of Minnesota, Morris, MorrisMN605123,66010,4314,2062526,08738,900
284Lipscomb University, NashvilleTN614042,7963,70514,2866530,65838,000
192Wabash College, CrawfordsvilleIN617051,65025,19219,1579032,91652,600
210University of North Carolina Wilmington, WilmingtonNC615032,0846,3123,182226,23439,400
199University of Texas at Dallas, RichardsonTX614845,5228,72611,8912621,17449,700
224Hanover College, HanoverIN616547,56423,47918,0849528,52641,900
110New College of Florida, SarasotaFL616340,1538,7522,3427614,929NA
268Hollins University, RoanokeVA615550,23528,50924,1898134,16132,100
273Loyola University Maryland, BaltimoreMD617661,71522,24514,9603434,37563,000
155Agnes Scott College, DecaturGA626150,99227,33624,4767433,05038,800
104Illinois Wesleyan University, BloomingtonIL627855,12024,22016,9369235,21954,400
294St. John Fisher College, RochesterNY626144,72017,75511,2207133,87045,200
275Presbyterian College, ClintonSC626248,45626,87717,0006227,16940,800
189University of Portland, PortlandOR627155,27222,68916,0198328,95353,800
190Earlham College, RichmondIN626056,07029,46017,2225225,78433,400
183Saint Louis University, St. LouisMO636452,56621,41515,0635533,48753,800
179University of Delaware, NewarkDE636845,1189,0587,1203234,10154,900
263Niagara University, Niagara UniversityNY635644,70020,23114,1614530,83040,900
196Lewis & Clark College, PortlandOR636659,48429,83614,5716426,25741,100
278Texas Tech University, LubbockTX633531,7267,4303,5161629,19347,500
271University of North Georgia, DahlonegaGA643032,2225,8001,205511,679NA
235Louisiana Tech University, RustonLA643233,2769,2863,5652124,17940,700
172Knox College, GalesburgIL647153,51529,39318,3048432,64441,700
153Drury University, SpringfieldMO654534,88515,1998,2497826,45131,700
82DePauw University, GreencastleIN657659,60832,44616,4839225,99047,700
286Fairfield University, FairfieldCT657861,01024,47213,5275838,78068,500
239Wheaton College, NortonMA657662,45230,39411,8786632,34444,100
208University of South Carolina, ColumbiaSC655541,9904,9755,0575528,51742,200
147Miami University, OxfordOH656546,1969,5438,0014330,01545,500
158Furman University, GreenvilleSC657960,29833,77418,7257032,59446,700
167Appalachian State University, BooneNC664630,4528,2382,806622,69636,400
260Bradley University, PeoriaIL665343,33015,80110,4675628,09351,400
108University of Illinois at Urbana — Champaign, ChampaignIL667143,82813,7024,9831925,44856,600
236Michigan State University, East LansingMI665148,7009,7689,0551226,09149,900
261Ripon College, RiponWI666047,66126,64316,4938439,49142,000
279St. Bonaventure University, St. BonaventureNY665444,60418,89912,5728935,62744,100
206University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, ChickashaOK662924,4708,6032,8072620,07432,000
198Texas A&M University, College StationTX665141,6309,8183,580824,27653,900
211Goshen College, GoshenIN665343,42021,11214,1996725,40337,800
162Mercer University, MaconGA674847,43624,77019,8307926,32146,800
297Ithaca College, IthacaNY676957,96624,76014,0886739,77150,400
291Centenary College of Louisiana, ShreveportLA674649,61021,13616,7558425,77040,400
95Gustavus Adolphus College, St. PeterMN678253,14027,43518,35510035,24748,900
202Luther College, DecorahIA676949,58023,80018,3373335,81441,800
128Drake University, Des MoinesIA676846,15617,77013,5147230,74255,700
292Clarkson University, PotsdamNY685361,80829,66321,0477229,00068,300
141Lawrence University, AppletonWI686355,39829,62219,9888433,34341,100
253Union University, JacksonTN695542,1706,02812,5193131,78439,500
300George Mason University, FairfaxVA694644,5126,0924,370627,37357,300
160Beloit College, BeloitWI697056,20628,19920,1497331,30837,900
214Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma CityOK704942,04016,61214,4111528,46440,100
226University of Evansville, EvansvilleIN705846,85622,21717,5905431,01340,600
122Creighton University, OmahaNE707249,40621,28314,2557233,79257,100
222Butler University, IndianapolisIN705352,62219,98712,9288735,52055,000
38Wheaton College, WheatonIL718144,41021,3806,2284226,59342,500
62Centre College, DanvilleKY718350,75026,88619,6579028,51543,300
287University of Vermont, BurlingtonVT716853,14215,0149,8694827,00643,900
166Cornell College, Mount VernonIA716649,96426,00719,5199230,79040,900
135Hope College, HollandMI726542,17018,6808,1605932,18842,900
146Maryville University of Saint Louis, St. LouisMO725638,04614,90011,3592632,07745,700
109Wofford College, SpartanburgSC727753,08030,03215,3236629,25249,700
241University of Louisville, LouisvilleKY722635,6169,0237,9422223,48838,500
290Xavier University, CincinnatiOH726648,88016,82914,9137532,13147,300
93Kalamazoo College, KalamazooMI727754,85628,29418,3178428,76451,700
209James Madison University, HarrisonburgVA736636,4267,0803,628225,67752,600
229Geneva College, Beaver FallsPA735236,35016,50310,4138032,94338,900
149Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, BlacksburgVA736239,0056,8093,3341728,87359,000
115State University of New York College at Geneseo, GeneseoNY736931,2906,1161,4941022,30046,200
201University of Denver, DenverCO736759,64329,64415,2536029,94751,700
127Gonzaga University, SpokaneWA737351,98020,60913,5987829,45953,000
299University of Oregon, EugeneOR745046,7747,7705,1391825,04941,700
231Marquette University, MilwaukeeWI745850,91818,68110,7728337,04856,000
188Rockhurst University, Kansas CityMO746446,71021,57320,9672425,62145,600
228Saint John's University, CollegevilleMN746852,62426,77815,7097340,06756,100
187College of Saint Benedict, Saint JosephMN757753,80627,26016,6207939,11047,200
227Oklahoma State University, StillwaterOK753432,1466,9165,6094424,09543,800
7Thomas Aquinas College, Santa PaulaCA758132,50014,9770016,90130,200
65Principia College, ElsahIL757140,01026,23921,7928520,068NA
276Arizona State University at the West campus, GlendaleAZ765037,0688,2406,8031721,797NA
233University of Tennessee, KnoxvilleTN764342,9809,3182,0162524,27242,300
289Saint Michael's College, ColchesterVT766954,55523,03116,2958736,62546,600
173College of the Atlantic, Bar HarborME765953,88932,64011,1495623,00226,400
245University of Nebraska — Lincoln, LincolnNE763334,7407,3256,4861023,30743,500
262Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, Baton RougeLA774140,19110,8874,0962124,50945,800
204Willamette University, SalemOR787159,76727,84319,1205726,64349,300
180University of Missouri, ColumbiaMO784637,5349,4605,5313226,06046,000
272Indiana University Bloomington, BloomingtonIN786045,57710,5755,5483527,68144,700
252St. John's College, AnnapolisMD786362,87132,34719,1308434,21235,200
221Auburn University, Auburn UniversityAL784442,9387,6907,0832928,17045,700
205University of Oklahoma, NormanOK783836,1975,9752,5541827,25546,700
203St. Mary's College of Maryland, St. Mary's CityMD796742,9829,7713,7944122,40147,700
246University of Mississippi, UniversityMS793933,2147,9787,8274027,53540,500
143Franciscan University of Steubenville, SteubenvilleOH797035,18010,7275,9177330,87935,000
270University of Puget Sound, TacomaWA797259,35224,25315,3899533,13049,400
60Truman State University, KirksvilleMO795523,8237,1715,4896024,22043,000
282University of North Carolina at Asheville, AshevilleNC793633,4686,6502,7021023,48334,500
283University of Colorado Boulder, BoulderCO804750,46910,2488,7583525,60547,700
125Yeshiva University, New YorkNY806054,02926,02120,8093722,36456,000
182University of Wisconsin — La Crosse, La CrosseWI803623,8885,4461,696525,80544,700
269Belmont University, NashvilleTN805744,12013,1317,3303828,47741,800
296University of Iowa, Iowa CityIA815139,8717,9524,7761128,77149,100
244University of Utah, Salt Lake CityUT812837,6776,9105,7782619,05649,500
256Western Washington University, BellinghamWA824032,8459,2612,064322,35743,600
176Hendrix College, ConwayAR826655,12028,92925,7249330,21340,500
280Seattle Pacific University, SeattleWA825351,20027,27121,3537328,14945,000
250Arizona State University at the Tempe campus, TempeAZ834538,9599,5967,9983322,97245,100
293Shimer College, ChicagoIL841946,68614,2578,7755725,125NA
225University of St. Thomas, St. PaulMN846050,35419,27916,1342440,40356,200
249Whitworth University, SpokaneWA846552,57224,33117,9698029,29741,100
185Iowa State University of Science and Technology, AmesIA874130,9347,0592,9795427,57147,800
240Missouri University of Science and Technology, RollaMO882337,5217,7245,3911729,31264,100
114Transylvania University, LexingtonKY937046,69023,66316,4499426,93739,700
130Samford University, BirminghamAL935940,23214,8049,6756723,77245,800
215Houghton College, HoughtonNY946640,09011,35113,3866930,49441,800
274Bethel University, St. PaulMN956246,45620,00611,5794934,80345,000
103Christendom College, Front RoyalVA967035,22010,68512,1375129,069NA
Cost Data - through November 11, 2016
# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.
† - Percentage of all undergraduates without need who received non-need-based aid.
‡ - Number of students who received non-need-based aid is less than 0.5%.
§ - For non-Mormons; $13,560 for Mormons.
NA - Not available.
* All students admitted receive a 4-year tuition scholarship of $24,900 for the 2016-17 academic year.


SOURCES - Peterson's Undergraduate Database (© 2016 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.