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Overall Score: 64.4

Auburn University

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$33,600
% of students who get any grants
57%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$25,400
Average price for low-income students
$17,870

Admissions

Acceptance rate
81%
Median SAT/ACT score
1240/28
SAT/ACT required?
Yes
Undergraduate enrollment
24,210

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
75%
% of need met
45%
% of students who get merit grants
22%
Average merit grant
$7,900

Student Success

Graduation rate
78%
Average time to a degree
4.4 years
Median student debt
$21,500
Early career earnings
$56,930
% earning more than a high school grad
78%

Notes: Students who get merit grants are full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants. Graduation rate measures degree completion within six years for both transfer students and first-time students. Early career earnings are the median earnings for both graduates and non-completers, 10 years after they first enrolled.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson’s, Money/Witlytic calculations.

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