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Elon University

Elon, NC

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$43,546
Tuition and Fees
$30,149
Room and Board
$9,897
Books and Supplies
$900
Other Expenses
$2,600
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan, external finance company

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailadmissions@elon.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline February 15
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning March 30
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002927
Free
Institution's own form 
CSS/Financial Aid Profile$25 for first college, $16 each additional

PROFILE OF 2012-13 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants839 (59.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need508 (60.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid504 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully MetNot reported
Average Percent of Need Met62%
Average Award$16,094
Need-Based Gift
Received by 433 (85.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,349
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 403 (80.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,876
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 246 (48.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift316 (22.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,114
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants2,563 (49.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need1,834 (35.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid1,818 (99.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully MetNot reported
Average Percent of Need Met63%
Average Award$17,378
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,643 (90.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $13,628
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,497 (82.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,773
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 853 (46.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift1,067 (20.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,882
Borrowing
2012 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
44%
Average Indebtedness of
2012 Graduates
$28,183
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
7.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
2.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State LoansAvailable
Other LoansCollege/university loans, Alternative loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, Athletic scholarships, State scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
1,927
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Communication, Education, Military Science, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences, Engineering/Technologies
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
96
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Art/Fine Arts, Journalism/Publications, Theater/Drama, Performing Arts, Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
41
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Religious Involvement, Leadership, Community Service
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Relatives of Clergy
Number of Awards
110
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Relatives of Clergy, Members of Minorities, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Ethnic Background
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$2,306
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CLASS OF 2018 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.51 3.91 601 594 597 26
Low 1.59 2.00 360 410 400 16
High 4.00 5.00 760 750 790 34
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