Newman University

Private, Four-years School Located in Wichita, KS

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How much is the Newman tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Newman's tuition & fees is $35,500.
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 $49,486 when a student lives on-campus.

Newman Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$35,500
Books & Supplies Costs$1,310
On-campus Room & Board$9,644
On-campus Expenses$3,032
Off-campus Room & Board$10,786
Off-campus Expenses$5,106
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$36,571

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

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $153,721 at Newman. 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 $205,982. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $107,748.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$36,635$49,465$26,054
Sophomore (2024-25)$37,807$50,792$26,632
Junior (2025-26)$39,016$52,159$27,226
Senior (2026-27)$40,263$53,566$27,836
4 Years Total$153,721$205,982$107,748
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$37,807$50,792$26,632
Sophomore (2025-26)$39,016$52,159$27,226
Junior (2026-27)$40,263$53,566$27,836
Senior (2027-28)$41,551$55,015$28,462
4 Years Total$158,636$211,532$110,156
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$39,016$52,159$27,226
Sophomore (2026-27)$40,263$53,566$27,836
Junior (2027-28)$41,551$55,015$28,462
Senior (2028-29)$42,879$56,507$29,105
4 Years Total$163,709$217,246$112,629
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$40,263$53,566$27,836
Sophomore (2027-28)$41,551$55,015$28,462
Junior (2028-29)$42,879$56,507$29,105
Senior (2029-30)$44,250$58,043$29,765
4 Years Total$168,944$223,131$115,169
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$41,551$55,015$28,462
Sophomore (2028-29)$42,879$56,507$29,105
Junior (2029-30)$44,250$58,043$29,765
Senior (2030-31)$45,665$59,626$30,444
4 Years Total$174,346$229,191$117,776

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Newman' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $20,875. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Kansas, its tuition is higher than the average tuition of $20,986.
Newman University$35,500
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,570
Public Schools$7,197$12,949
Private Schools$20,875
Kansas Four-years Colleges$15,957
Public Schools$5,756$8,834
Private Schools$20,986

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Newman 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.
Newman UniversityWichita, KS$35,500$9,730
Pittsburg State UniversityPittsburg, KS$19,692$20,022
Fresno Pacific UniversityFresno, CA$35,558$13,200
Nicholls State UniversityThibodaux, LA$9,266$9,347
Marist CollegePoughkeepsie, NY$46,140$16,660
Southern Wesleyan UniversityCentral, SC$27,870$13,746
Fashion Institute of TechnologyNew York, NY$16,750$24,466
University of PortlandPortland, OR$54,900$26,100
William Penn UniversityOskaloosa, IA$28,750$10,500
Keene State CollegeKeene, NH$26,186$13,715
University of St FrancisJoliet, IL$37,000$14,757

Financial Aid and COA

At Newman University, 799 students (37%) 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 $22,686.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Newman is $26,800 for students living on-campus and $30,016 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 142 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 $25,823 and the average amount of student loans is $6,484.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$49,486
COA (off-campus)$52,702
Tuition & Fees$35,500
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$13,986
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$17,202
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$26,800
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$30,016
Average Financial Aid$22,686
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship79937%$22,686
Pell Grants29013%$4,823
Federal Student Loan42920%$7,494
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid14299%-
Grants or Scholarships14299%$25,823
Federal Grants4632%$5,178
Pell Grants4632%$4,950
Other Federal Grants118%$955
State/Local Grants6344%$3,574
Institutional Grants14199%$22,720
Student Loan Aid5136%$6,484
Federal Student Loans5035%$5,028
Other Student Loans53%$15,850

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Newman's acceptance rate is 71.65%. A total of 695 applicants applied to and 498 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 150 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 30.12%.
To apply to Newman, 3 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank. SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
Acceptance Rate71.65%73.83%70.39%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)30.12%32.80%28.48%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programNeither Required Nor Recommended
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

Student Population

Newman University has a total of 2,848 students including 2,444 undergraduate and 404 graduate students. By gender, there are 981 male students and 1,636 female students attending Newman. The school offers online degree programs and 126 students enrolled online exclusively (4.42% of all students).
Total2,617 9811,636
Undergraduate2,154 8371,317
Graduate463 144319

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address3100 McCormick Ave, Wichita, KS
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered57 Programs
Online Program Offered4 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered11 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate48.02%
Student Population2,848
Graduation Rate51%
Retention Rate69% (Full-time), 50% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate10 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties82 (Full-time), 151 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs195 (Full-time), 168 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$57,255
Average Staff Salary$45,463