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COLLEGE PROFILE

Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$59,685
Tuition and Fees
$41,820
Room and Board
$13,620
Books and Supplies
$1,160
Other Expenses
$3,085
Payment PlansInstallment plan, deferred payment

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfaoffice@princeton.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlineFebruary 1
Award NotificationNot reported
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002627
Free
Institution's own form 

PROFILE OF 2012-13 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants870 (67.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need778 (89.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid778 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met778 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$42,002
Need-Based Gift
Received by 778 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $40,372
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 778 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $1,631
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based GiftNot reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants3,379 (64.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need3,104 (59.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid3,104 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met3,104 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$38,079
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,104 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,183
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,104 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $1,554
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based GiftNot reported
Borrowing
2013 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
24%
Average Indebtedness of
2013 Graduates
$5,552
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
1.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
1.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans 
Other LoansCollege/university loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableNone
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$820
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CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.87 4.36 719 700 706 32
Low 2.80 2.80 329 420 460 15
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 36
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