Illinois Average Net Price Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Illinois by Average Net Price for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Illinois by Average Net Price

The lowest 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. Telshe Yeshiva Chicago leads the list with a $6,450 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 2018/2019 academic year.

Illinois' Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Telshe Yeshiva Chicago

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$6,450 76%
#2 Saint Augustine College

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$9,461 56%
#3 Chicago State University

Chicago, Public Not For Profit

$9,820 55%
#4 University of Illinois at Springfield

Springfield, Public Not For Profit

$11,534 49%
#5 University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, Public Not For Profit

$12,322 56%
#6 American InterContinental University Online

Hoffman Estates, Private For Profit

$12,555 32%
#7 MacMurray College

Jacksonville, Private Not For Profit

$13,977 64%
#8 Eastern Illinois University

Charleston, Public Not For Profit

$14,146 36%
#9 University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Champaign, Public Not For Profit

$14,660 47%
#10 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Edwardsville, Public Not For Profit

$14,790 36%
#11 National Louis University

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$14,848 39%
#12 Northeastern Illinois University

Chicago, Public Not For Profit

$14,941 39%
#13 Saint Xavier University

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$14,975 68%
#14 Western Illinois University

Macomb, Public Not For Profit

$15,802 35%
#15 Blackburn College

Carlinville, Private Not For Profit

$16,175 50%
#16 Moody Bible Institute

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$16,247 35%
#17 Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Carbondale, Public Not For Profit

$16,299 39%
#18 The Illinois Institute of Art Schaumburg

Schaumburg, Private For Profit

$16,922 44%
#19 Concordia University Chicago

River Forest, Private Not For Profit

$17,051 61%
#20 Quincy University

Quincy, Private Not For Profit

$17,423 57%