Tuition and fees rose 3.2 percent for 2017-18 at Howard University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
District of Columbia students paid $25,697 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $789 more than the $24,908 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 90 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 1,221 students received grants or scholarships totaling $24.91 million and 915 students took out student loans totaling more than $7.18 million.
Including all undergraduates, 4,757 students used grants or scholarships totaling $82.75 million. Another 3,982 took out $27.63 million in federal student loans.