Troy University

Public, Four-years School Located in Troy, AL

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How much is the TROY tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, TROY's tuition & fees is $9,792 for Alabama residents and $19,584 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 $23,457 for Alabama residents and $33,249 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

TROY Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Alabama Residents Tuition & Fees$9,792
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$19,584
Books & Supplies Costs$1,300
On-campus Room & Board$7,599
On-campus Expenses$4,766
Off-campus Room & Board$10,342
Off-campus Expenses$4,766
2023-2024 Projection
Alabama Residents Tuition & Fees$9,312
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$18,624

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

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $88,965 at TROY. 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 $138,425. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $108,947.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$20,593$32,958$26,135
Sophomore (2024-25)$21,655$34,020$26,845
Junior (2025-26)$22,771$35,136$27,591
Senior (2026-27)$23,945$36,310$28,376
4 Years Total$88,965$138,425$108,947
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$21,655$34,020$26,845
Sophomore (2025-26)$22,771$35,136$27,591
Junior (2026-27)$23,945$36,310$28,376
Senior (2027-28)$25,179$37,544$29,201
4 Years Total$93,551$143,011$112,013
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$22,771$35,136$27,591
Sophomore (2026-27)$23,945$36,310$28,376
Junior (2027-28)$25,179$37,544$29,201
Senior (2028-29)$26,477$38,842$30,069
4 Years Total$98,373$147,833$115,238
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$23,945$36,310$28,376
Sophomore (2027-28)$25,179$37,544$29,201
Junior (2028-29)$26,477$38,842$30,069
Senior (2029-30)$27,842$40,207$30,982
4 Years Total$103,444$152,904$118,628
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$25,179$37,544$29,201
Sophomore (2028-29)$26,477$38,842$30,069
Junior (2029-30)$27,842$40,207$30,982
Senior (2030-31)$29,277$41,642$31,941
4 Years Total$108,776$158,236$122,194

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, TROY' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Alabama, its tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $14,073.
Troy University$9,792$19,584
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Alabama Four-years Colleges$15,034
Public Schools$7,408$14,073
Private Schools$15,848

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between TROY 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.
Troy UniversityTroy, AL$9,792$19,584
Stockton UniversityGalloway, NJ$15,532$23,420
Mississippi University for WomenColumbus, MS$7,866$8,092
Northern Kentucky UniversityHighland Heights, KY$10,896$21,480
Florida Gulf Coast UniversityFort Myers, FL$6,118$25,162
Southeastern Louisiana UniversityHammond, LA$8,373$20,851
The College of New JerseyEwing, NJ$18,685$24,568
McNeese State UniversityLake Charles, LA$8,460$9,960
University of Wisconsin-River FallsRiver Falls, WI$8,606$16,887
Eastern Washington UniversityCheney, WA$8,353$25,892
Washburn UniversityTopeka, KS$9,578$20,582

Financial Aid and COA

At Troy University, 8,217 students (73%) 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 $6,489.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at TROY is $26,760 for students living on-campus and $29,503 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 1,311 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 $8,806 and the average amount of student loans is $4,622.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$23,457$33,249
COA (off-campus)$26,200$35,992
Tuition & Fees$9,792$19,584
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$13,665$13,665
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$16,408$16,408
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$16,968$26,760
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$19,711$29,503
Average Financial Aid$6,489$6,489
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship8,21773%$6,489
Pell Grants4,77742%$4,394
Federal Student Loan7,43966%$5,014
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,31196%-
Grants or Scholarships1,13984%$8,806
Federal Grants62946%$5,463
Pell Grants62946%$5,105
Other Federal Grants796%$2,847
State/Local Grants433%$2,784
Institutional Grants73554%$8,809
Student Loan Aid1,16185%$4,622
Federal Student Loans1,15985%$3,502
Other Student Loans1027%$12,818
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,1661,006$7,003
110,001 or more305224$6,432

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

TROY's acceptance rate is 95.27%. A total of 6,766 applicants applied to and 6,446 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 1,596 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 24.76%.
To apply to TROY, 4 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 2 items are recommended to submit - Completion of college-preparatory program, Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III and etc.).
Acceptance Rate95.27%93.51%96.24%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)24.76%26.46%23.85%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither Required Nor Recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither Required Nor Recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Recommended

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are required to apply to TROY. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,043 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 21.
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 Total1,0439351,150
National Average1,168
Alabama Average1,119
SAT EBRW533485580
SAT Math510450570
ACT Composite211725
National Average24
Alabama Average22
ACT Math201623
ACT English211725

Student Population

Troy University has a total of 14,156 students including 10,768 undergraduate and 3,388 graduate students. By gender, there are 5,295 male students and 9,606 female students attending TROY. The school offers online degree programs and 7,151 students enrolled online exclusively (50.52% of all students).
Total14,901 5,2959,606
Undergraduate11,297 3,9757,322
Graduate3,604 1,3202,284

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
AddressUniversity Avenue, Troy, AL
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered91 Programs
Online Program Offered46 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered29 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate94.84%
Student Population14,156
Graduation Rate45%
Transfer-out Rate25%
Retention Rate75% (Full-time), 29% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate16 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties482 (Full-time), 425 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs1,337 (Full-time), 1,002 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$64,667
Average Staff Salary$55,037