Title: Net Price Calculator

Acronym: NPC

Description: Postsecondary institutions that participate in Title IV federal student aid are required to post a net price calculator on their website. It must use institutional data to provide estimated net price information to current and prospective students and their families based on a student's individual circumstances as mandated by the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended, as of October 29, 2011.

Agency: U.S. Department of Education

Direct Agency: College Affordability and Transparency Center/Net Price Calculator Center

U.S. Department of Education Net Price Calculator Template: http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/netpricecalculator/ IPEDS Net Price Calculator Webpage: http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/section/net_price_calculator

Due Date: Colleges update their calculators on an annual basis when new data become available

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Status: Active

Status Date: 0000-00-00