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Tuition and Financial Aid

Great Education. Real Value.

A great education should be accessible — and affordable — for everyone. Earn a degree without incurring debt by maximizing the numerous financial aid options available.

Financial Aid Options

The financial aid process can be overwhelming, but dedicated financial aid counselors are here to help — from filling out the FAFSA to explaining the different types of grants, scholarships, and other resources.

Applying for Aid Types of Aid
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How Much Will Tuition Cost?

What students pay depends on their financial aid package. Meet with a Financial Aid representative for help. Explore the transparent tuition and fee schedule or estimate your individual cost.

Tuition and Fees Net Price Calculator
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Count on Columbia-Greene For An Affordable Education
Students Receiving Financial Aid
The College offers both need- and merit-based financial assistance in the form of grants, scholarships, loans, and more.
Students Graduating Debt-Free
Three out of five graduates finish their Columbia-Greene degrees without incurring any debt.
Savings Toward Four-Year Degree
Spend the first two years at Columbia-Greene and watch the savings add up!

Additional Resources

Explore some of the most popular resources below or contact the Office of Financial Aid for assistance.