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Cost & Financial Aid


Office of Financial Aid

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999


800-678-KNOX (Toll Free)



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Making College Affordable

A nationally recognized financial aid program funded by incredibly generous alumni and friends makes it possible for students from all backgrounds to attend and afford Knox.

We offer a wide variety of need-based financial aid to help you cover your college tuition and expenses, and we're here to guide you through the financial aid process.

Comprehensive Fee

Tuition $45,783 $44,191
Fees $771 $767
Room $4,941 $4,854
Board $4,929 $4,842
Total $56,424 $54,654

How much financial aid will I receive?

Your financial aid award is based on your financial need, which is determined by your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and the Knox Financial Aid Application. More than 80 percent of new (U.S. first-year) students entering in fall 2017 qualified for financial aid based on need. Here's what those students received:

Average Financial Aid Awards for U.S. First-Year Students Enrolled in the Fall of 2017

Total Family IncomeAverage Award*Award Range*
$0 - $35,999 $51,752 $32,200 - $54,654
$36,000 - $71,999 $48,858 $35,416 - $54,654
$72,000 - $107,999 $42,343 $31,650 - $54,085
$108,000 - $125,999 $36,308 $25,500 - $43,943
$126,000 and over $35,522 $21,500 - $47,985

*Awards include scholarships, grants, federal student loans, and student employment.

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