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Abilene Christian University
Abilene, TX
TUITION AND EXPENSES
Cost of Attendance $46,400
Tuition and Fees $32,070
Room and Board $9,730
 
Books and Supplies $1,250
Other Expenses $3,350
Payment Plans Credit card, installment plan, external finance company
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 April 1
Method for Awarding Institutional Aid Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003537
Free
PROFILE OF 2016-17 FINANCIAL AID
Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants 911 (91.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Need 753 (82.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid 752 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met 183 (24.3%) of aid recipients
Avg. Pct. of Need Met 68%
Average Award $23,019
  Need-Based Gift Received by 752 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,728
  Need-Based
  Self-Help
Received by 492 (65.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,503
  Merit-Based Gift Received by 752 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift 274 (27.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,937
 
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants 2,770 (77.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Need 2,391 (86.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid 2,385 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met 613 (25.7%) of aid recipients
Avg. Pct. of Need Met 68%
Average Award $22,694
  Need-Based Gift Received by 2,379 (99.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,776
  Need-Based
  Self-Help
Received by 1,592 (66.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,431
  Merit-Based Gift Received by 2,371 (99.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift 1,219 (34.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,246
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Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans Not reported
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates Not reported
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 Available
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, Athletic scholarships, Minority scholarships, State scholarships, Leadership scholarships, Religious affiliation scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/ Achievement Award Areas Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Mathematics, Agriculture, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/ Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/ Activities Award Areas Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation
  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