Quincy University

Private, Four-years School Located in Quincy, IL

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How much is the Quincy tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Quincy's tuition & fees is $35,740.
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 $49,470 when a student lives on-campus.

Quincy Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$35,740
On-campus Room & Board$11,440
On-campus Expenses$2,290
Off-campus Room & Board$16,000
Off-campus Expenses$3,490
2023-2024 Estimates
Tuition & Fees$40,993

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

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $190,848 at Quincy. 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 $251,507. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $126,382.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$39,992$54,273$28,054
Sophomore (2024-25)$44,750$59,605$30,266
Junior (2025-26)$50,074$65,525$32,695
Senior (2026-27)$56,032$72,103$35,367
4 Years Total$190,848$251,507$126,382
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$44,750$59,605$30,266
Sophomore (2025-26)$50,074$65,525$32,695
Junior (2026-27)$56,032$72,103$35,367
Senior (2027-28)$62,698$79,415$38,308
4 Years Total$213,554$276,648$136,637
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$50,074$65,525$32,695
Sophomore (2026-27)$56,032$72,103$35,367
Junior (2027-28)$62,698$79,415$38,308
Senior (2028-29)$70,157$87,545$41,548
4 Years Total$238,961$304,588$147,920
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$56,032$72,103$35,367
Sophomore (2027-28)$62,698$79,415$38,308
Junior (2028-29)$70,157$87,545$41,548
Senior (2029-30)$78,504$96,590$45,121
4 Years Total$267,391$335,653$160,345
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$62,698$79,415$38,308
Sophomore (2028-29)$70,157$87,545$41,548
Junior (2029-30)$78,504$96,590$45,121
Senior (2030-31)$87,844$106,656$49,064
4 Years Total$299,203$370,206$174,042

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Quincy' 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.
Quincy University$35,740
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 Quincy 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.
Quincy UniversityQuincy, IL$35,740$11,475
Hardin-Simmons UniversityAbilene, TX$31,686$15,074
Sierra Nevada UniversityIncline Village, NV$35,508$19,165
Assumption UniversityWorcester, MA$49,414$14,866
University of Saint MaryLeavenworth, KS$33,890$11,367
Our Lady of the Lake UniversitySan Antonio, TX$31,728$18,498
Champlain CollegeBurlington, VT$45,550$10,710
Colorado Technical University-Colorado SpringsColorado Springs, CO$12,760$14,764
University of the Incarnate WordSan Antonio, TX$35,660$20,870
Walla Walla UniversityCollege Place, WA$33,027$27,468
Xavier UniversityCincinnati, OH$48,125$12,396

Financial Aid and COA

At Quincy University, 964 students (91%) 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 $23,432.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Quincy is $26,038 for students living on-campus and $31,798 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 232 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 $31,052 and the average amount of student loans is $7,057.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$49,470
COA (off-campus)$55,230
Tuition & Fees$35,740
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$13,730
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$19,490
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$26,038
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$31,798
Average Financial Aid$23,432
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship96491%$23,432
Pell Grants30929%$4,788
Federal Student Loan57154%$6,411
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid232100%-
Grants or Scholarships232100%$31,052
Federal Grants9842%$5,751
Pell Grants8034%$5,029
Other Federal Grants7934%$2,041
State/Local Grants4620%$5,215
Institutional Grants232100%$27,589
Student Loan Aid16973%$7,057
Federal Student Loans16270%$5,324
Other Student Loans2611%$12,696

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Quincy's acceptance rate is 59.80%. A total of 1,480 applicants applied to and 885 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 232 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 26.21%.
To apply to Quincy, 3 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 3 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program and Recommendations. SAT and ACT scores are considered during the admissions process but are not required to be submitted.
Acceptance Rate59.80%54.18%65.61%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)26.21%35.78%18.03%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
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 Quincy. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,150 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 24.
Its SAT score is similar to the national average score of 1,174. The ACT score is similar to the national average score of 25.
SAT Total1,1501,0601,240
National Average1,174
Illinois Average1,136
SAT EBRW570530610
SAT Math580530630
ACT Composite242126
National Average25
Illinois Average25
ACT Math232026
ACT English232025

Student Population

Quincy University has a total of 1,307 students including 1,147 undergraduate and 160 graduate students. By gender, there are 589 male students and 599 female students attending Quincy. The school offers online degree programs and 107 students enrolled online exclusively (8.19% of all students).
Total1,188 589599
Undergraduate1,055 523532
Graduate133 6667

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1800 College Ave, Quincy, IL
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered55 Programs
Graduate Program Offered2 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate50.02%
Student Population1,307
Graduation Rate50%
Retention Rate69%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate14 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties53 (Full-time), 61 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs147 (Full-time), 78 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$52,870
Average Staff Salary$45,150