Greenville University

Private, Four-years School Located in Greenville, IL

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How much is the Greenville tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Greenville's tuition & fees is $30,598.
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 $44,052 when a student lives on-campus.

Greenville Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$30,598
Books & Supplies Costs$900
On-campus Room & Board$9,614
On-campus Expenses$2,940
Off-campus Room & Board$8,140
Off-campus Expenses$8,234
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$31,407

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Greenville for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $122,894 at Greenville. 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 $169,994. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $87,099.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$30,648$42,882$22,210
Sophomore (2024-25)$30,698$42,621$21,914
Junior (2025-26)$30,748$42,368$21,627
Senior (2026-27)$30,799$42,122$21,348
4 Years Total$122,894$169,994$87,099
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$30,698$42,621$21,914
Sophomore (2025-26)$30,748$42,368$21,627
Junior (2026-27)$30,799$42,122$21,348
Senior (2027-28)$30,849$41,884$21,076
4 Years Total$123,095$168,995$85,965
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$30,748$42,368$21,627
Sophomore (2026-27)$30,799$42,122$21,348
Junior (2027-28)$30,849$41,884$21,076
Senior (2028-29)$30,900$41,654$20,811
4 Years Total$123,296$168,028$84,862
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$30,799$42,122$21,348
Sophomore (2027-28)$30,849$41,884$21,076
Junior (2028-29)$30,900$41,654$20,811
Senior (2029-30)$30,950$41,431$20,554
4 Years Total$123,498$167,091$83,789
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$30,849$41,884$21,076
Sophomore (2028-29)$30,900$41,654$20,811
Junior (2029-30)$30,950$41,431$20,554
Senior (2030-31)$31,001$41,214$20,304
4 Years Total$123,700$166,183$82,745

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Greenville' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $20,937. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Illinois, its tuition is higher than the average tuition of $21,542.
Greenville University$30,598
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Illinois Four-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 Greenville 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.
Greenville UniversityGreenville, IL$30,598$8,784
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham CampusMadison, NJ$35,822$24,342
Alfred UniversityAlfred, NY$39,530$25,830
Saint Ambrose UniversityDavenport, IA$35,598$19,405
Nazareth UniversityRochester, NY$40,880$26,260
Converse UniversitySpartanburg, SC$23,096$8,000
Southwestern CollegeWinfield, KS$38,480$9,180
Canisius UniversityBuffalo, NY$32,720$16,680
Geisinger Commonwealth School of MedicineScranton, PA$11,131$36,750
Champlain CollegeBurlington, VT$45,550$10,710
Rockford UniversityRockford, IL$37,300$14,060

Financial Aid and COA

At Greenville University, 787 students (88%) 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 $20,639.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Greenville is $23,413 for students living on-campus and $27,233 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 206 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 $22,664 and the average amount of student loans is $6,884.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$44,052
COA (off-campus)$47,872
Tuition & Fees$30,598
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$13,454
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$17,274
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$23,413
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$27,233
Average Financial Aid$20,639
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship78788%$20,639
Pell Grants34138%$4,930
Federal Student Loan51458%$7,686
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid206100%-
Grants or Scholarships206100%$22,664
Federal Grants8441%$5,393
Pell Grants8441%$4,762
Other Federal Grants5125%$1,039
State/Local Grants5326%$5,042
Institutional Grants206100%$19,168
Student Loan Aid12862%$6,884
Federal Student Loans12661%$6,341
Other Student Loans63%$13,702

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Greenville's acceptance rate is 79.54%. A total of 1,007 applicants applied to and 801 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 206 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 25.72%.
To apply to Greenville, 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.
Acceptance Rate79.54%76.35%86.89%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.72%24.07%29.06%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered But Not Required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programConsidered But Not Required
RecommendationsNeither Required Nor Recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesConsidered But Not Required
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

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are considered but not required to apply to Greenville. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,035 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 18.
Its SAT score is lower than the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is slightly lower than the national average score of 24.
SAT Total1,0359001,170
National Average1,168
Illinois Average1,140
SAT EBRW525460590
SAT Math510440580
ACT Composite181520
National Average24
Illinois Average25
ACT Math191522
ACT English181323

Student Population

Greenville University has a total of 1,088 students including 948 undergraduate and 140 graduate students. By gender, there are 530 male students and 517 female students attending Greenville. The school offers online degree programs and 234 students enrolled online exclusively (21.51% of all students).
Total1,047 530517
Undergraduate890 483407
Graduate157 47110

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address315 E. College Ave., Greenville, IL
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered42 Programs
Online Program Offered8 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered7 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate94.12%
Student Population1,088
Graduation Rate57%
Retention Rate76%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate12 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties51 (Full-time), 177 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs153 (Full-time), 207 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$52,232
Average Staff Salary$49,197