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Kiera Eubanks '24 shares the many reasons she chose Emmanuel College, and how the Office of Student Financial Services helped her along the way.
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We understand that financing your education can be confusing and overwhelming—and that there’s no “one-size fits all” solution for each and every student. Working with the Office of Student Financial Services, you have access to comprehensive financial aid options, including grants, scholarships, loans and work-study opportunities that will help bridge the gap between your and your family’s resources and the cost of attending, making the goal of an Emmanuel College education a reality.

Whether demystifying the financial aid process or maximizing your aid package, we'll help make your educational goals a reality.

Types of Financial Aid

Emmanuel College is committed to making a high-quality, Catholic liberal arts and sciences education affordable. Please see below for the wide range of financial aid resources available.

Applying For Aid

To apply for need-based financial aid, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and select t he Federal School Code for Emmanuel: 002147.

Please note the following:

  1. The priority filing date for the 2022-2023 academic year is February 15, 2022 and the FAFSA will require 2020 income information. 
  2. To complete the FAFSA online, both the student and parent(s) need an FSA ID to access and electronically sign the FAFSA. To obtain an FSA ID please visit
  3. To ensure the accuracy of income information and to prevent delays in processing, we encourage applicants to use the Data Retrieval Tool on the FAFSA to import tax information directly from the IRS into the FAFSA.
  4. If you have had significant financial changes since 2020, complete the FAFSA as instructed (provide 2020 income information) and contact our office to discuss the changes in more detail.
  5. Emmanuel does not require the CSS/Financial Aid Profile. Should additional information be required to determine a student's financial aid eligibility, the student will be notified by the Office of Student Financial Services.

Tuition & Fees

We recognize that attending college comes at a cost to your family---and that cost can be an influential factor in your college decision. With all the advantages awaiting you as an Emmanuel student, we strive to assist you with the many options available to make an Emmanuel education attainable for you and your family.

Annual Costs for the 2021-2022 Academic Year
Tuition (online and in person)  $43,152
Room & Board (Double Occupancy) $16,242
Student Activity Fee $310
Health and Wellness Fee $110
Orientation Fee (one-time fee) $125
Total  $59,939

Purchase of the College's health insurance plan is only required for students without other insurance. The cost of purchasing the College's plan for 2021-2022 is $3,500. 

Course fees may be charged for science labs and studio art courses. Please see course descriptions for details. 

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Payment Options

There is no one "right way" to pay for education. Some families pay each semester in full, some use a monthly payment plan, and others use loans to spread the cost over a longer period of time. Many Emmanuel students and their families find that a combination of the methods shown at the link below work best for them. 

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