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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of Maryland

College Park, MD

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $24,214
Out-of-state: $44,507
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,427
Out-of-state: $29,720
Room and Board
$10,633
Books and Supplies
$1,130
Other Expenses
$3,024
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan, deferred payment

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mail
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 April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002103
Free

PROFILE OF 2012-13 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants3,016 (77.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need1,751 (58.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid1,710 (97.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met441 (25.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met73%
Average Award$12,986
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,425 (83.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,100
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,465 (85.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,553
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 171 (10.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift773 (19.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,451
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants14,574 (59.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need10,742 (44.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid10,509 (97.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met2,262 (21.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met69%
Average Award$12,889
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,251 (78.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,295
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 9,600 (91.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,613
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 593 (5.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift3,032 (12.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,589
Borrowing
2013 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
45%
Average Indebtedness of
2013 Graduates
$25,254
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
4.0%
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 Loans 
Other LoansPrivate 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, Athletic scholarships, State scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Agriculture, Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Library Science, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
3,843
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Agriculture, Military Science, Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Communication, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Library Science, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences, Architecture
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
77
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Theater/Drama, Music, Performing Arts, Dance
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Number of Awards
71
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Adult Students, Out-of-State Students
Number of Awards
1,560
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Out-of-State Students, Adult Students
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$2,107
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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 3.57 3.95 629 607 613 28
Low 1.73 2.00 350 310 310 18
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 35
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A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Annual Survey of Colleges 2013, copyright © 2013 The College Board. All rights reserved.
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases,
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