Illinois In State Tuition Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Illinois by In State Tuition for 2022

Most Expensive Colleges in Illinois by In State Tuition

The highest priced four year colleges in Illinois are listed by one year's in state tuition list price for the 2020/2021 school year.

What is the most expensive college in Illinois? Leading the colleges list is Northwestern University in Evanston with an in state tuition of $58,227.

Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc rating of a college's overall academics and effectiveness. The score ranges from zero to one hundred, with fifty being the median for all eligible colleges. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average price paid by students. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020/2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2020/2021 academic year.

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Illinois' Most Expensive Colleges by In State Tuition
College In State Tuition Rating Value
#1 Northwestern University

Evanston, Private Not For Profit

$58,227 96 97
#2 University of Chicago

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$57,642 98 95
#3 School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$52,200 60 4
#4 Illinois Wesleyan University

Bloomington, Private Not For Profit

$51,132 75 80
#5 Knox College

Galesburg, Private Not For Profit

$49,185 64 88
#6 Lake Forest College

Lake Forest, Private Not For Profit

$48,920 NA NA
#7 Illinois Institute of Technology

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$48,670 75 90
#8 Loyola University Chicago

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$45,500 70 46
#9 Augustana College

Rock Island, Private Not For Profit

$45,136 NA NA
#10 Monmouth College

Monmouth, Private Not For Profit

$41,330 60 92
#11 North Central College

Naperville, Private Not For Profit

$41,000 63 72
#12 DePaul University

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$40,551 NA NA
#13 Wheaton College

Wheaton, Private Not For Profit

$39,100 75 84
#14 Millikin University

Decatur, Private Not For Profit

$38,800 58 82
#15 Elmhurst College

Elmhurst, Private Not For Profit

$38,354 63 83
#16 Olivet Nazarene University

Bourbonnais, Private Not For Profit

$35,960 51 75
#17 Bradley University

Peoria, Private Not For Profit

$35,060 66 74
#18 University of St Francis

Joliet, Private Not For Profit

$35,000 58 86
#19 Dominican University

River Forest, Private Not For Profit

$34,950 58 79
#20 American Academy of Art

Chicago, Private For Profit

$34,800 NA NA