Two SPU students do research in the Ames Library | photo by Chris Yang

What’s the real cost of higher education?

Some will rank college degrees by ROI, or “return on investment.” Tuition, room, and board cost x. Resulting yearly salary brings in y. And in fact, College Scorecard ranks SPU quite favorably in after-graduation salary levels. But there’s more than that …

Let's look at the numbers — and the equation — from a different perspective. Let’s look at the lifetime value of being prepared to engage the culture and change the world.

An SPU student attends class

Do I qualify for scholarships?

Whether you’re an undergraduate or a graduate student, the list of opportunities may be a lot longer than you think. You won’t know until you apply! Take a look.

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Net Price Calculator

Getting the big picture means much more than just comparing tuition. Calculate the actual bottom line with this handy online tool.

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For veterans

Yellow Ribbon Covers Vets