Cost of college went up for all students at Lincoln Land Community College

In-state tuition and fees rose 5 percent for 2017-18 at Lincoln Land Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

In-state tuition and fees rose 5 percent for 2017-18 at Lincoln Land Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Illinois residents paid $6,072 to attend the two-year public institution this year $288 more than the $5,784 charged for 2016-17.

Non-resident students would have paid 47.8 percent more than residents this year, or $8,976. Non-resident tuition and fees grew 5.1 percent from $8,544 in 2016-17.

About 99 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Illinois residents.

Data shows 73 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 487 students received grants or scholarships totaling $2.45 million and 162 students took out student loans totaling more than $1.02 million.

Including all undergraduates, 2,841 students used grants or scholarships totaling $13.81 million. Another 945 took out $7.24 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
In-state
~5,687
$5,232
$5,544
$5,784
$6,072
16.1%
Out-of-state
0
$7,716
$8,184
$8,544
$8,976
16.3%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Lincoln Land Community College in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
395
47%
$1,891,601
$4,789
State / local grant or scholarship
172
20%
$282,484
$1,642
Institutional grants or scholarships
77
9%
$278,671
$3,619
Grant or scholarship aid total
487
57%
$2,452,756
$5,036
Federal student loans
161
19%
$994,513
$6,177
Other student loans
7
1%
$27,611
$3,944
Student loan aid
162
19%
$1,022,124
$6,309
Total student aid
617
73%

Editor's note: A previous version of this story incorrectly described the cost of attendance, which includes both tuition and fees.

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