Tuition and Fees

Small is more.

More rigor, more opportunities, more growth. This is one of Franklin College’s greatest strengths – the intangible, immeasurable quality of high academic standards and support the faculty and staff give every day to our students, producing graduates who go on to make our communities and world a better place.

No matter how you define success, at Franklin College you will have the academic programs, internships, professional development, overseas experiences, and research and service opportunities to become competitive and successful.

Franklin College produces measurable outcomes.

  • Ranked #1 national liberal arts college in Indiana by Washington Monthly
  • Ranked 44th top national liberal arts college in the country by Washington Monthly
  • Named a best nationwide college for your money by College Factual

Cost of Attendance

Below are the costs for the 2020-2021 Franklin College academic year for full-time enrolled (12 or more credit hours per semester) undergraduate students. Actual costs may vary due to different room costs, meal plans or unusual circumstances.

Living On Campus

Direct Charges --
Billed by the College
Tuition for fees (full-time students)$33,954
Room (residence halls)$6,026
Full Board Plans$4,070
Board: Immersive Term$450
Indirect Charges --
Other Expenses Paid
by the Student
Books and Supplies$1,200
Transportation$1,200
Personal/Miscellaneous Expenses$2,000

Commuting — Living with Parent

Direct Charges --
Billed by the College
Tuition and fees (full-time)$33,954
Indirect Charges --
Other Expenses Paid
by the Student
Living Expenses$2,700
Books and Supplies$1,200
Transportation$3,000
Personal/Miscellaneous Expenses$2,000

Commuting — Living Off Campus

Direct Charges --
Billed by the College
Tuition and fees (full-time)$33,954
Indirect Charges --
Other Expenses Paid
by the Student
Living Expenses$9,200
Books and Supplies$1,200
Transportation$1,200
Personal/Miscellaneous Expenses$2,000

Net Price Calculator

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    The political science department at Franklin College has provided me with the theoretical knowledge, real life experiences, and critical thinking skills needed to successfully compete for acceptance to law school. - Jessica Ayer '16

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If you have specific questions, contact the office of financial aid at 317.738.8075 or email us at finaid@FranklinCollege.edu.