Tuition and fees rose 4 percent for 2017-18 at Brown University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
Rhode Island students paid $53,419 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $2,053 more than the $51,366 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 57 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 693 students received grants or scholarships totaling $27.8 million and 374 students took out student loans totaling more than $2.68 million.
Including all undergraduates, 3,214 students used grants or scholarships totaling $125.84 million. Another 1,508 took out $9.4 million in federal student loans.