How much does DePaul University cost?

DePaul University Cost of Attendance
In-state $39,010
Out-of-state $39,010
On-Campus Room and Board $13,797
Off-Campus Room and Board $12,873
Average Annual Cost $32,927
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $25,782
$30,000-$48,000 $27,246
$48,000-$75,000 $28,646
$75,000-$110,000 $31,104
Over $110,000 $35,376

DePaul University Financial Aid and Debt

62%

Students paying down their debt

$23,332

Typical Total Student Debt

$241

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 96% $21,974
Federal Grants 29% $4,511
Pell grants 29% $3,909
Other federal grants 3% $3,479
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 25% $4,340
Institutional grants or scholarships 94% $18,027
Student loan aid 59% $6,910
Federal student loans 58% $6,919
Other student loans 6% $18,237

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 163 Up to $5,000
Visit a college campus 279 Up to $6,000
Do an extracurricular activity 277 Up to $2,000
Do community service 277 Up to $75
Have perfect attendance for a year 207 Up to $750
Have work experience 163 Up to $10,000
Play a sport 150 Up to $1,500
Take a challenging class 300 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 141 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

DePaul University Admissions

What is DePaul University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 72%
Average GPA 3.58
SAT Submissions 20% of applicants
SAT Reading 530-630
SAT Math 520-630
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 86% of applicants
Composite Score 23-28

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DePaul University Campus Life

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

279

Forbes Ranking

59%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

71%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 17838
Living on campus
Transfer Students 35%
Under Age 25 32%
Gender Balance
Women
53%
Men
47%

Student Diversity

67%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
53.06%
Hispanic or Latino
17.98%
Unknown
11.34%
Black or African American
9.03%
Asian
8.34%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.12%

DePaul University Graduation Success

84%

First Year Student Retention

59%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$51,000

Average Salary After Graduation

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About DePaul University

Address

1 E Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Doctoral/Research Universities
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify