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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of Maryland

College Park, MD

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $23,595
Out-of-state: $42,781
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,161
Out-of-state: $28,347
Room and Board
$10,280
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 2011-12 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants3,181 (79.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need1,847 (58.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid1,765 (95.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met373 (21.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met66%
Average Award$11,370
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,095 (62.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,966
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,487 (84.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,338
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 920 (52.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift705 (17.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,395
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants14,885 (60.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need11,002 (44.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid10,525 (95.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met1,619 (15.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met63%
Average Award$11,026
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,636 (63.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,840
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 9,573 (91.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,035
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 4,125 (39.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift2,985 (12.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,482
Borrowing
2012 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
46%
Average Indebtedness of
2012 Graduates
$25,276
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
5.0%
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
3,709
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
68
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
93
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Adult Students, Out-of-State Students
Number of Awards
1,672
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Out-of-State Students, Adult Students
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$2,154
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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 3.53 3.93 633 612 612 28
Low 2.00 2.20 320 320 340 15
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 36
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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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