Make Your Next Big Step with Tuition You Can Afford

A college education is an investment in your future. Winthrop offers a world-class education and student life experience at an affordable price. Understanding more about our costs and the wide variety of financial assistance available, including scholarships, grants, loans and employment, can help make the process of financing your education a little easier. Our knowledgeable Financial Aid staff members are always ready to support you and your family in making your college dreams a reality.

Costs and Fees

The first step is to understand our cost of attendance—which includes expenses such as tuition, housing, dining plans, and applicable fees. Get started by reviewing the current cost and fee structure (per semester) for undergraduate, graduate, online, and professional studies students.

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In-State Tuition

Students who have lived in South Carolina for 12 consecutive months and submitted proof of residency are eligible for in-state tuition rates. Veterans and graduate students who are residents of certain North Carolina counties may also qualify for these rates.

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Financial Aid

Many financial aid opportunities are available that may help you fund your Winthrop education. Types of aid include scholarships, student employment, loans, and grants. 

All students must fill out the entire Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by October 1 of each year to be considered for federal and/or state aid.

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There are a wide variety of scholarships available to students, based on different factors such as academic achievement, athletic, talent, program interest, previous experience, background, and more. 

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Graduate Tuition & Aid

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Graduate Tuition & Aid

Graduate students can also qualify for certain types of financial aid, such as scholarships, graduate assistantships and tuition assistance programs.

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International Student Aid

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International Student Aid

Winthrop has several academic and talent scholarships available to qualified international students, as well as on-campus work opportunities. 

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