Sticker shock? We understand that the price of a private education can be intimidating, so we work with you to help make an Illinois Tech education affordable. We offer scholarship opportunities to impressive students in dollar amounts ranging from $10,000 to a full tuition scholarship. Get in touch with an admission counselor to discuss your need and determine your best pathway to an affordable education at IIT!
Sample Budget for Undergraduate Students*
2013-2014 Academic Year
Room and Board: $10,522 - $13,376
Books and Supplies: approximately $1,200, $1,500 for architecture students
*These figures are only estimates. Visit the Student Accounting Office website for specifics about activity fees, health insurance and other ancillary fees.
Finance Your Illinois Tech Education
IIT strives to meet a family's entire need through grants, work (or work-study) and loans. Here is a look at what first year students received last year when they combined their initial merit scholarship with additional IIT scholarships and government grants. As you can see IIT is very affordable!
|Family's Adjusted Gross Income||Average Scholarships And Grant Aid|
|$0–45,000||$24,070 Institutional Scholarships and Grant|
$33,525 Total Scholarships and Grant
|$45,000–85,000||$25,790 Institutional Scholarships and Grant|
$29,010 Total Scholarships and Grant
|$85,000–135,000||$23,515 Institutional Scholarships and Grant|
$23,765 Total Scholarships and Grant
|$135,000 and above||$23,325 Institutional Scholarships and Grant|
$23,325 Total Scholarships and Grant
To be considered for financial aid at IIT, students must submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or renewal FAFSA. Designate "IIT" on the FAFSA with our Title IV code, 001691, so we will receive your electronic Student Aid Report (SAR). Visit the Office of Financial Aid website for details.