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COLLEGE PROFILE

Elon University

Elon, NC

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$46,670
Tuition and Fees
$32,172
Room and Board
$10,998
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 2014-15 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants860 (58.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need508 (59.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid505 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met81 (16.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met57%
Average Award$15,874
Need-Based Gift
Received by 440 (87.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,474
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 400 (79.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,700
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 218 (43.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift284 (19.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,303
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants2,647 (47.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need1,893 (33.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid1,884 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met333 (17.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met60%
Average Award$17,306
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,703 (90.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $13,722
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,540 (81.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,653
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 819 (43.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift1,095 (19.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,603
Borrowing
2014 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
43%
Average Indebtedness of
2014 Graduates
$27,176
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
6.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
2.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins 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, Religious affiliation scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Engineering/Technologies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education
Number of Awards
2,303
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
118
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
164
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, Veterans
Number of Awards
170
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Relatives of Clergy, Veterans, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Ethnic Background
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$2,309
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CLASS OF 2020 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.54 3.99 602 593 591 27
Low 1.90 2.29 420 390 420 17
High 4.00 5.00 794 800 780 35
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