Indiana University-Bloomington

Public, Four-years School Located in Bloomington, IN

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How much is the IU tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, IU's tuition & fees is $11,790 for Indiana residents and $40,482 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 $27,800 for Indiana residents and $56,492 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

IU Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Indiana Residents Tuition & Fees$11,790
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$40,482
Books & Supplies Costs$900
On-campus Room & Board$12,228
On-campus Expenses$2,882
Off-campus Room & Board$12,228
Off-campus Expenses$2,882
2023-2024 Projection
Indiana Residents Tuition & Fees$11,446
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$39,117

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

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $176,521 at IU. 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 $238,952. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $189,020.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$41,891$57,198$45,348
Sophomore (2024-25)$43,350$58,856$46,593
Junior (2025-26)$44,859$60,566$47,877
Senior (2026-27)$46,421$62,333$49,202
4 Years Total$176,521$238,952$189,020
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$43,350$58,856$46,593
Sophomore (2025-26)$44,859$60,566$47,877
Junior (2026-27)$46,421$62,333$49,202
Senior (2027-28)$48,037$64,156$50,568
4 Years Total$182,667$245,910$194,240
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$44,859$60,566$47,877
Sophomore (2026-27)$46,421$62,333$49,202
Junior (2027-28)$48,037$64,156$50,568
Senior (2028-29)$49,710$66,038$51,977
4 Years Total$189,027$253,092$199,623
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$46,421$62,333$49,202
Sophomore (2027-28)$48,037$64,156$50,568
Junior (2028-29)$49,710$66,038$51,977
Senior (2029-30)$51,440$67,981$53,430
4 Years Total$195,608$260,507$205,176
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$48,037$64,156$50,568
Sophomore (2028-29)$49,710$66,038$51,977
Junior (2029-30)$51,440$67,981$53,430
Senior (2030-31)$53,231$69,987$54,930
4 Years Total$202,418$268,161$210,904

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, IU' tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Indiana, its tuition is much higher than the average tuition of $15,112.
Indiana University-Bloomington$11,790$40,482
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Indiana Four-years Colleges$20,112
Public Schools$6,847$15,112
Private Schools$22,120

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between IU and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Indiana University-BloomingtonBloomington, IN$11,790$40,482
Indiana University-Purdue University-IndianapolisIndianapolis, IN$10,449$33,717

Financial Aid and COA

At Indiana University-Bloomington, 24,658 students (72%) 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 $11,451.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at IU is $45,041 for students living on-campus and $45,041 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 7,855 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 $10,336 and the average amount of student loans is $9,757.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Indiana ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$27,800$56,492
COA (off-campus)$27,800$56,492
Tuition & Fees$11,790$40,482
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$16,010$16,010
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$16,010$16,010
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$16,349$45,041
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$16,349$45,041
Average Financial Aid$11,451$11,451
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship24,65872%$11,451
Pell Grants5,97817%$4,838
Federal Student Loan9,65028%$5,965
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid7,85583%-
Grants or Scholarships7,01274%$10,336
Federal Grants3,39036%$4,956
Pell Grants1,71318%$4,926
Other Federal Grants3,39036%$2,467
State/Local Grants1,68918%$7,107
Institutional Grants6,03464%$7,238
Student Loan Aid3,20234%$9,757
Federal Student Loans3,04132%$5,105
Other Student Loans7458%$21,097
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level2,7632,228$11,253
110,001 or more920517$2,743

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

IU's acceptance rate is 85.04%. A total of 46,498 applicants applied to and 39,543 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 9,482 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 23.98%.
To apply to IU, 3 items are required - Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school GPA and Secondary school rank. SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
Acceptance Rate85.04%84.50%85.51%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)23.98%26.03%22.25%
Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither Required Nor Recommended
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

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are considered but not required to apply to IU. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,270 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 29.
Its SAT score is higher than the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is higher than the national average score of 24.
SAT Total1,2701,1601,380
National Average1,168
Indiana Average1,154
SAT EBRW630580680
SAT Math640580700
ACT Composite292632
National Average24
Indiana Average25
ACT Math282531
ACT English302534

Student Population

Indiana University-Bloomington has a total of 47,005 students including 35,660 undergraduate and 11,345 graduate students. By gender, there are 23,035 male students and 22,293 female students attending IU. The school offers online degree programs and 3,617 students enrolled online exclusively (7.69% of all students).
Total45,328 23,03522,293
Undergraduate34,253 17,15217,101
Graduate11,075 5,8835,192

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address107 South Indiana Ave., Bloomington, IN
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered362 Programs
Online Program Offered23 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered202 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate82.41%
Student Population47,005
Graduation Rate81%
Transfer-out Rate10%
Retention Rate90% (Full-time), 72% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate17 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties2,081 (Full-time), 342 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs8,775 (Full-time), 441 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$98,488
Average Staff Salary$62,601