Student affordability takes into account scholarships and other financial aid received by students. Even though NKU has had tuition increases, it remains highly affordable, as the indicators below show:
- Scholarship investments - NKU's investment in student scholarships has more than tripled since 2008.
- Tuition rate increases - NKU has not had a tuition increase over 5.5% since 2009.
- Change in net price - Compared to its peers, NKU has a low net price for students (tuition price - institutional financial aid)
- Net price by family income - The net price for NKU students in the lowest income bracket is about 33% of the cost for those in the highest bracket.