JB Pritzker, Governor, State of Illinois

College Costs

The costs provided here are updated each fall with the previous year's information and are intended only as an estimate of the average tuition and fee costs at the colleges listed. Depending on the student's program of study, living arrangements and a variety of other factors, the actual costs could vary significantly and are subject to change by the college at any time. Contact the college directly for exact costs.

Illinois Public Universities
2019-20 Annual Tuition & Fees

Chicago State University $ 13,738
Eastern Illinois University $ 11,920
Governors State University $ 12,616
Illinois State University $ 14,832
Northeastern Illinois University $ 11,463
Northern Illinois University $ 14,748
Southern Illinois University/Carbondale $ 14,904
Southern Illinois University/Edwardsville $ 12,132
University of Illinois at Chicago $ 15,238
University of Illinois at Springfield $ 12,523
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign $ 16,210
Western Illinois University $ 11,666

* Note: Depending on the program of study, students are assessed a variety of tuition and fees rates at the University of Illinois-Chicago and University of Illinois-Urbana. The amounts reported here are average tuition and fees rates developed by incorporating amounts paid by all students.

Illinois Private Colleges & Universities
2019-20 Annual Tuition & Fees

American Academy of Art $ 34,800
Augustana College $ 43,610
Aurora University $ 25,060
Benedictine University $ 34,290
Blackburn College $ 23,510
Bradley University $ 34,610
Brisk Rabbinical College $ 4,500
Columbia College Chicago $ 28,118
Concordia University Chicago $ 32,880
DePaul University $ 40,551
Dominican University $ 34,420
East-West University $ 7,115
Elmhurst College $ 37,754
Eureka College $ 27,310
Greenville College $ 27,932
Hebrew Theological College $ 18,860
Illinois College $ 33,740
Illinois Institute of Technology $ 49,280
Illinois Wesleyan University $ 49,488
Knox College $ 48,168
Lake Forest College $ 47,064
Lewis University $ 32,270
Lincoln Christian University $ 13,590
Lincoln College $ 19,000
Lincoln College-Normal $ 9,900
Loyola University Chicago $ 44,118
MacMurray College $ 28,540
McKendree University $ 30,540
Methodist College of UnityPoint Health $ 17,560
Millikin University $ 37,054
Monmouth College $ 38,990
National-Louis University $ 18,750
North Central College $ 40,040
North Park University $ 30,360
Northwestern University $ 56,691
Olivet Nazarene University $ 37,070
Quincy University $ 30,450
Resurrection University $ 27,164
Robert Morris University $ 29,880
Rockford University $ 32,100
Roosevelt University $ 31,000
Saint Xavier University $ 34,390
School of the Art Institute of Chicago $ 50,610
Trinity Christian College $ 30,925
Trinity International University/Trinity College $ 33,028
University of Chicago $ 59,298
University of St. Francis $ 34,000
VanderCook College of Music $ 29,070
Wheaton College $ 37,700

Illinois Community Colleges
2019-20 Annual Tuition & Fees

Black Hawk College $ 4,172
Carl Sandburg College $ 5,150
College of DuPage $ 4,110
College of Lake County $ 4,032
Coyne College $ 16,300
Danville Area Community College $ 5,025
Elgin Community College $ 4,060
Frontier Community College $ 4,690
Harold Washington College $ 3,504
Harper College $ 4,689
Heartland Community College $ 3,792
Highland Community College $ 4,984
Illinois Central College $ 4,500
Illinois Valley Community College $ 4,266
John A. Logan College $ 3,766
John Wood Community College $ 5,340
Joliet Junior College $ 4,440
Kankakee Community College $ 3,864
Kaskaskia College $ 2,280
Kennedy-King College $ 3,504
Kishwaukee College $ 4,890
Lake Land College $ 4,110
Lewis and Clark Community College $ 4,144
Lincoln Land Community College $ 3,384
Lincoln Trail College $ 4,842
MacCormac Junior College $ 12,860
Malcolm X College $ 3,504
McHenry County College $ 3,844
Moraine Valley Community College $ 3,558
Morrison Institute of Technology $ 17,400
Morton College $ 2,732
Oakton Community College $ 3,985
Olive-Harvey College $ 3,504
Olney Central College $ 4,842
Parkland College $ 5,130
Prairie State College $ 4,176
Rend Lake College $ 4,050
Richard J. Daley College $ 3,504
Richland Community College $ 3,600
Rock Valley College $ 3,500
Sauk Valley Community College $ 4,680
Shawnee Community College $ 4,000
South Suburban College $ 4,074
Southeastern Illinois College $ 4,020
Southwestern Illinois College $ 3,660
Spoon River College* $ 5,100
Triton College $ 4,320
Truman College $ 3,504
Wabash Valley College $ 4,842
Waubonsee Community College $ 3,312
Wilbur Wright College $ 3,504