Illinois Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Illinois by Average Net Price for 2022

Most Expensive Colleges in Illinois by Average Net Price

The highest net price colleges in Illinois are ranked by the average net price paid. Net price is the average cost paid as determined by tuition minus scholarship and grant financial aid and grant financial aid and may be a more accurate estimation of real life costs than published tuition. Discount from list price represents the effective percent discount from published costs that students averaged. Please note that net price varies on a student by student basis based on finanical situation and no financial aid is guaranteed. School of the Art Institute of Chicago leads the list with a $51,606 average annual net price paid in 2014-2015.

Net price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Illinois' Most Expensive Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#21 Rockford College

Rockford, Private Not For Profit

$23,417 47%
#22 Knox College

Galesburg, Private Not For Profit

$23,266 62%
#23 Trinity Christian College

Palos Heights, Private Not For Profit

$23,177 46%
#24 Roosevelt University

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$22,856 52%
#25 Eureka College

Eureka, Private Not For Profit

$22,153 44%
#26 Elmhurst College

Elmhurst, Private Not For Profit

$21,776 57%
#27 Greenville College

Greenville, Private Not For Profit

$21,366 46%
#28 Trinity International University

Deerfield, Private Not For Profit

$21,271 54%
#29 Illinois State University

Normal, Public Not For Profit

$20,933 19%
#30 McKendree University

Lebanon, Private Not For Profit

$20,869 53%
#31 Lewis University

Romeoville, Private Not For Profit

$20,022 57%
#32 Olivet Nazarene University

Bourbonnais, Private Not For Profit

$20,006 57%
#33 Millikin University

Decatur, Private Not For Profit

$19,948 62%
#34 Lincoln Christian University

Lincoln, Private Not For Profit

$19,561 14%
#35 North Park University

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$19,320 55%
#36 Moody Bible Institute

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$18,790 28%
#37 Monmouth College

Monmouth, Private Not For Profit

$18,685 63%
#38 Dominican University

River Forest, Private Not For Profit

$18,685 61%
#39 East West University

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$18,306 46%
#40 Aurora University

Aurora, Private Not For Profit

$17,563 53%