City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Chicago, IL

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How much is the City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright's tuition & fees is $11,520 for Illinois residents and $14,430 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $23,072 for Illinois residents and $25,982 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$11,520
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$14,430
Books & Supplies Costs$1,920
Off-campus Room & Board$8,128
Off-campus Expenses$1,504
2023-2024 Estimates
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$11,520
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$14,430

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright' tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $12,965. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Illinois, its tuition is comparable to the average tuition of $13,638.
In-StateOut-of-State
City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College$11,520$14,430
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,675
Public Schools$7,198$12,965
Private Schools$20,937
Illinois 2-4 Years Colleges$19,795
Public Schools$10,585$13,638
Private Schools$21,542

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationIn-StateOut-of-State
City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright CollegeChicago, IL$11,520$14,430
City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey CollegeChicago, IL$11,520$14,430
City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman CollegeChicago, IL$11,520$14,430
Illinois Central CollegeEast Peoria, IL$9,900$11,700
College of Lake CountyGrayslake, IL$10,531$14,036
McHenry County CollegeCrystal Lake, IL$10,529$14,885
Oakton Community CollegeDes Plaines, IL$10,446$12,462
South Suburban CollegeSouth Holland, IL$11,033$12,683
William Rainey Harper CollegePalatine, IL$9,990$11,802
Heartland Community CollegeNormal, IL$10,440$15,420
Frontier Community CollegeFairfield, IL$10,270$12,340

Financial Aid and COA

At City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College, 2,900 students (40%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $4,395.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright is $21,587 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 680 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $5,595 and the average amount of student loans is $3,249.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$23,072$25,982
Tuition & Fees$11,520$14,430
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$11,552$11,552
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$18,677$21,587
Average Financial Aid$4,395$4,395
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship2,90040%$4,395
Pell Grants2,09829%$3,896
Federal Student Loan521%$4,962
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid68088%-
Grants or Scholarships67887%$5,595
Federal Grants48362%$4,952
Pell Grants48362%$4,814
Other Federal Grants8110%$821
State/Local Grants37749%$1,254
Institutional Grants27335%$3,403
Student Loan Aid3-$3,249
Federal Student Loans3-$3,249
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level484482$6,094
0-30,000237237$6,917
30,001-48,000154154$6,150
48,001-75,0008584$4,078
75,001-110,00076$1,991
110,001 or more11$2,523

Student Population

City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College has a total of 7,508 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 3,088 male students and 4,148 female students attending City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright. The school offers online degree programs and 2,003 students enrolled online exclusively (26.68% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Undergraduate7,236 3,0884,148

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address4300 N Narragansett, Chicago, IL
Phone773-777-7900
WEBccc.edu/colleges/wright/pages/default.aspx
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate
Program Offered45 Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population7,508
Graduation Rate30%
Transfer-out Rate11%
Retention Rate67% (Full-time), 45% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate29 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties85 (Full-time), 221 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs246 (Full-time), 329 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$99,620
Average Staff Salary$70,243