About Georgetown University
On Campus Housing
As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. Georgetown University has been ranked at the 15th position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the university based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.
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 GU. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $76,280. The average annual tuition cost ($56,058), books and supplies ($1,200), room and boarding ($16,466), and budget for other expenses ($2,556) 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
$82,187 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $16,466 per year for living on campus. Georgetown University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at GU costs around $5,897 per year. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At GU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 44% male and 56% female students enrolled at the university.
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 GU 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 $8,129, whereas the financial aid is $43,685. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $1,860 as well as institutional aid worth $43,685. At GU, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $2,300,000 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $2,000,000.