About Claflin University
On Campus Housing
The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. The ranking of a university is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a university is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that Claflin University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.
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 CU. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $36,707. The average annual tuition cost ($17,192), books and supplies ($1,900), room and boarding ($9,480), and budget for other expenses ($7,125) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$45,792 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At CU, $9,480 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The average meal plan at CU costs around $5,342 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The number of female and male students at the university are 32% and 68%, 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
As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at CU 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 federal grant that comes from the university is around $5,694, whereas the financial aid is $6,314. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $6,010, while the institutional aid is $6,314.