Graceland University-Lamoni

Private, Four-years School Located in Lamoni, IA

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How much is the Graceland University-Lamoni tuition? For the academic year 2022-2023, Graceland University-Lamoni's tuition & fees is $31,970 based on the NCES data.
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 $46,850 when a student lives on-campus.

Graceland University-Lamoni Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$31,970
Books & Supplies Costs$1,440
On-campus Room & Board$10,100
On-campus Expenses$3,340
Off-campus Room & Board$10,100
Off-campus Expenses$3,340
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$32,020

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Graceland University-Lamoni for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $128,382 at Graceland University-Lamoni. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $186,619. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $81,484.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$32,020$45,894$19,672
Sophomore (2024-25)$32,070$46,391$20,128
Junior (2025-26)$32,120$46,904$20,599
Senior (2026-27)$32,171$47,431$21,085
4 Years Total$128,382$186,619$81,484
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$32,070$46,391$20,128
Sophomore (2025-26)$32,120$46,904$20,599
Junior (2026-27)$32,171$47,431$21,085
Senior (2027-28)$32,221$47,973$21,587
4 Years Total$128,583$188,699$83,399
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$32,120$46,904$20,599
Sophomore (2026-27)$32,171$47,431$21,085
Junior (2027-28)$32,221$47,973$21,587
Senior (2028-29)$32,272$48,532$22,104
4 Years Total$128,784$190,840$85,375
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$32,171$47,431$21,085
Sophomore (2027-28)$32,221$47,973$21,587
Junior (2028-29)$32,272$48,532$22,104
Senior (2029-30)$32,322$49,107$22,638
4 Years Total$128,986$193,043$87,413
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$32,221$47,973$21,587
Sophomore (2028-29)$32,272$48,532$22,104
Junior (2029-30)$32,322$49,107$22,638
Senior (2030-31)$32,373$49,699$23,188
4 Years Total$129,188$195,311$89,516

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Graceland University-Lamoni' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $20,449. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Iowa, its tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $25,184.
In-StateOut-of-State
Graceland University-Lamoni$31,970
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,259
Public Schools$7,023$12,740
Private Schools$20,449
Iowa Four-years Colleges$21,255
Public Schools$8,241$10,942
Private Schools$25,184

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Graceland University-Lamoni and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationUndergraduateGraduate
Graceland University-LamoniLamoni, IA$31,970$11,905
Midway UniversityMidway, KY$25,050$7,350
Mills College at Northeastern UniversityOakland, CA$30,950$36,443
Holy Family UniversityPhiladelphia, PA$32,558$12,141
St. Thomas Aquinas CollegeSparkill, NY$36,300$20,240
Alliance UniversityNew York, NY$27,500$14,900
Lebanon Valley CollegeAnnville, PA$48,620$33,135
Concordia University-IrvineIrvine, CA$40,180$8,528
Albertus Magnus CollegeNew Haven, CT$37,682$22,360
Champlain CollegeBurlington, VT$44,220$14,310
Southern Wesleyan UniversityCentral, SC$27,820$12,954

Financial Aid and COA

At Graceland University-Lamoni, 838 students (87%) 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 $26,181.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Graceland University-Lamoni is $20,669 for students living on-campus and $20,669 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 248 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 $29,753 and the average amount of student loans is $6,282.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$46,850
COA (off-campus)$46,850
Tuition & Fees$31,970
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$14,880
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$14,880
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$20,669
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$20,669
Average Financial Aid$26,181
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship83887%$26,181
Pell Grants46649%$4,800
Federal Student Loan70073%$7,283
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid248100%-
Grants or Scholarships248100%$29,753
Federal Grants13454%$6,034
Pell Grants13253%$5,253
Other Federal Grants9940%$1,163
State/Local Grants3414%$7,468
Institutional Grants248100%$25,469
Student Loan Aid19277%$6,282
Federal Student Loans19077%$5,466
Other Student Loans166%$10,481

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Graceland University-Lamoni's acceptance rate is 66.62%. A total of 2,966 applicants applied to and 1,976 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 248 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 12.55%.
To apply to Graceland University-Lamoni, 3 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language). SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
TotalMenWomen
Applicants2,9661,841$1,122
Admitted1,9761,142$834
Enrolled248164$84
Acceptance Rate66.62%62.03%74.33%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)12.55%14.36%10.07%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered But Not Required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programNeither Required Nor Recommended
RecommendationsConsidered But Not Required
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered But Not Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

Student Population

Graceland University-Lamoni has a total of 1,237 students including 885 undergraduate and 352 graduate students. By gender, there are 541 male students and 886 female students attending Graceland University-Lamoni. The school offers online degree programs and 352 students enrolled online exclusively (28.46% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,427 541886
Undergraduate957 465492
Graduate470 76394

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1 University Place, Lamoni, IA
Phone641-784-5000
WEBwww.graceland.edu
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered44 Programs
Online Program Offered4 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered7 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate74.49%
Yield13.48%
Student Population1,237
Graduation Rate48%
Retention Rate61%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate13 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties61 (Full-time), 69 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs218 (Full-time), 106 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$55,922
Average Staff Salary$45,632