Appalachian State University has been repeatedly cited as a best value by Forbes magazine, Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine and other publications, Appalachian offers an outstanding education at a great price. Our out-of-state rates are comparable with many states' in-state tuition rates.
Even with low tuition, cost is a major concern for many families. Appalachian offers financial aid, student employment and transfer scholarships to help keep a college education within reach. Sixty-seven percent of Appalachian students receive some form of financial aid.