The total cost of attendance at Emory University is
(which includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses)
Emory University’s Financial Aid Office links to several resources that will help you pay for your college career at Emory University. Emory University prides itself on its Emory Advantage which is a financial aid initiative designed to help families afford an Emory education and graduate with the least amount of student loans possible. Families with an income of $100,000 or less can take advantage of the Emory Advantage knowing that the goal is to reduce the amount needed to be borrowed and to provide enough resources to families through means such as scholarships, grants, and work-study awards.
Emory offers a variety of options to help navigate this world of financial aid and help you pay for school. Emory University offers academic and merit-based grants and scholarships, federal work-study program options, loan information, and access to a comprehensive external scholarship page. Emory University boasts that they offer “more than $142 million in Emory-funded grants and scholarships to its undergraduates.” This school also offers summer financial aid, financial aid and scholarship opportunity to veteran students as part if its veterans education benefit program which includes the Yellow Ribbon Program, and aid for international students.
Financial Hardship Fund available to students who need financial assistance due to a catastrophic hardship event. Note that this is not a financial aid program or initiative, but a program that helps students financially if they should have to suddenly face a hardship leaving them in a financially challenged state.
Additional grants and scholarship assistance include:
The United Methodist Ministerial Tuition Benefit which is open to “dependent children of active United Methodist ministers or missionaries” which upon provision of this benefit will award up to 45% of tuition.
The Lettie Pate Whitehead Grant which is open to southern (Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee or Florida) Christian students interested in healthcare field.
The Courtesy Tuition Program for Undergraduates where dependent children of eligible Emory faculty may be entitled to receive full tuition benefits.
Emory University provides an array of tools to help understand the financial aid process including a page dedicated to Frequently Asked Questions, a page dedicated to loan repayment tips and information, and the MyInTuition and net price calculator tools.
Emory’s Financial Literacy Page offers access to additional tools and resources in the following areas:
My Money with tips, articles and resources on budgeting and credit topics.
My Decision with information, articles, FAQs, and tips on loan repayment, consolidation, management, and preventing student loan default.
My Future with links and resources to help students plan and pay for college with as little debt as possible.
Emory University takes student access to financial literacy very seriously. They hosted several on-campus events and provided a plethora of resources to students during Financial Literacy Month (in April). Additionally, there is a useful Financial Literacy at Emory Facebook Page which is actually a Peer Financial Counseling-based Facebook page designed for college students to become trained and teach each other about financial concepts, issues, and information.
The Emory Candler School of Theology offers a Faith and Finance program to its students that helps prepare future “ministers, teachers, and public theologians to lead organizations with sound financial management.” This program provides an array of financial management courses and even 1:1 coaching with professionals to help provide students with advice and resources during and after the seminary. There is also a resource with financial literacy topics on its page.
The average student at Emory University pays
Emory University's financial aid meets
of student's demonstrated need
At Emory University
of freshmen receive some form of financial aid
The average Emory University merit scholarship for students without financial need is
Emory University provides a wide array of merit scholarships to its incoming students including transfer students. There are several merit-based scholars programs including:
Additionally, Dean's Achievement Scholarships are merit-based and awarded to rising sophomores and juniors, several "named scholarships" that incoming freshman will be considered for during the admissions process.
Merit-scholarships are also provided by Emory through state scholarship programs. For example, for the Georgia Zell Miller Scholarship or the Georgia HOPE Scholarship students must have graduated from an eligible high school and meet GPA, and/or test score requirements. More information on these scholarships can be found here.
The National Merit Scholarship is also recognized at Emory University. Students who are being awarded this scholarship through the national program may also receive additional scholarship of up to $2,000 through Emory and for all four years of attendance.
Very few students pay the full price. Here's the average cost for students in different income brackets:
The average student at Emory University takes out
in student loans
The student loan repayment rate at Emory University is
after five years
after seven years
At Emory University
after three years
The average starting salary for a Emory University graduate is
After graduation, here's how the average salary at Emory University grows over time:
Emory University's full cost of attendance has increased an average of
per year since 2014
Emory University's average net price has increased an average of
per year since 2014
Given past trends, we expect Emory University's tuition pricing to be the following: