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Albright College
Reading, PA
TUITION AND EXPENSES
Cost of Attendance $55,992
Tuition and Fees $41,544
Room and Board $11,188
 
Books and Supplies $1,000
Other Expenses $2,260
Payment Plans Credit card, installment plan
APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID
Financial Aid Office
E-mail  
Web Site Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
 
Application Process
Application Deadline  
Award Notification On a rolling basis beginning November 20
Method for Awarding Institutional Aid Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003229
Free
PROFILE OF 2016-17 FINANCIAL AID
Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants 574 (96.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Need 561 (97.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid 560 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met 58 (10.4%) of aid recipients
Avg. Pct. of Need Met 85%
Average Award $39,850
  Need-Based Gift Received by 560 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $34,162
  Need-Based
  Self-Help
Received by 495 (88.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,434
  Merit-Based Gift Received by 42 (7.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift 37 (6.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,572
 
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants 1,742 (93.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Need 1,684 (96.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid 1,678 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met 197 (11.7%) of aid recipients
Avg. Pct. of Need Met 80%
Average Award $36,812
  Need-Based Gift Received by 1,677 (99.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $31,045
  Need-Based
  Self-Help
Received by 1,493 (89.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,502
  Merit-Based Gift Received by 136 (8.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift 155 (8.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,738
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Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans 89%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates $38,196
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans
  Parents of Students Receiving Aid Not reported
  Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid Not reported
FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS
Loans
Federal Loans Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans  
Other Loans  
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, State scholarships, Religious affiliation scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/ Achievement Award Areas Not reported
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/ Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/ Activities Award Areas Memberships, Religious Involvement
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Ethnic Background, Local/State Students, Siblings of Current Students
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
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Employment
Work-Study Programs Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported