$59,203 The cost to educate a Johnnie due to a 7:1 student to faculty ratio, small classes, and no adjunct faculty
$24,203 Generous philanthropy from alumni and friends allows us to reduce your tuition
$35,000 No one pays more for the 2020–21 tuition
Nearly a quarter of the St. John's Class of 2022 are Pell eligible students
St. John’s awarded more than $6 million in scholarships to freshmen
St. John's tuition ranks as one of the most affordable among Top 50 Liberal Arts Colleges
Making College Attainable for All
St. John’s is committed to making college affordable for all students seeking a Great Books education. Our financial aid process breaks the mold because it’s friendly, transparent, and honest. We have one of the most affordable tuitions of any top liberal arts college in the United States: $35,000. We also provide generous need-based financial aid and merit scholarships to further reduce costs. On average, students pay $24,800 to attend St. John’s. We understand that everyone’s financial situation is different. As a result, we give you personal attention and individualize the process. Don’t hesitate to contact the Financial Aid Office with questions or concerns. We will guide you.