About Appalachian State University
On Campus Housing
As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. It is generally considered that the ranking of any university helps a prospective student in a lot of ways. While taking admission to a particular college/university, its ranking helps the student determine various factors that include its research excellence, the performance of its students after completion of the degree, student experience, and academic success. The rankings by US News and Forbes are considered trustworthy by applicants as well as experts. Appalachian State University, however, doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of US News and Forbes.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to ASU. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $27,809. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$61,267 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. At ASU, $8,826 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Appalachian State University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at ASU costs around $3,834 per year. The number of female and male students at the university are 44% and 56%, respectively.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at ASU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average financial aid at Appalachian State University is around $3,786 and the federal grant is $4,717. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,093 as well as institutional aid worth $3,786. At ASU, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $2,159,632 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $3,645,045.