Tuition and fees rose 3 percent for 2017-18 at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
New York students paid $52,305 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $1,508 more than the $50,797 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 89 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 1,220 students received grants or scholarships totaling $35.06 million and 825 students took out student loans totaling more than $8.34 million.
Including all undergraduates, 5,151 students used grants or scholarships totaling $141.54 million. Another 3,276 took out $25.47 million in federal student loans.