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COLLEGE PROFILE

Arkansas State University

State University, AR

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $19,897
Out-of-state: $25,507
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,510
Out-of-state: $13,120
Room and Board
$7,470
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$3,917
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan

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
Final deadline July 1
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning June 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001090
Free
Institution's own form 

PROFILE OF 2012-13 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants1,549 (94.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need1,498 (96.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid1,497 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met519 (34.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met62%
Average Award$10,100
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,450 (96.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,900
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 883 (59.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,000
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 627 (41.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift215 (13.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,000
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants7,797 (99.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need6,851 (87.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid6,731 (98.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met2,316 (34.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met45%
Average Award$8,500
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,529 (97.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,000
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,469 (81.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,200
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,213 (47.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift627 (8.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,550
Borrowing
2012 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
68%
Average Indebtedness of
2012 Graduates
$21,000
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 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, Minority scholarships, State scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Agriculture, Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Health Fields, Humanities, Library Science, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
2,048
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Agriculture, Military Science, Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Communication, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Health Fields, Humanities, Library Science, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences, Area/Ethnic Studies
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
340
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Debating, Theater/Drama, Music, Performing Arts, Journalism/Publications
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
77
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership, Community Service
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
140
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Veterans' Children, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Veterans, Handicapped Students
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$3,179
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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 3.18 3.50 590 510 520 27
Low 2.26 3.10 590 510 520 24
High 3.67 3.91 590 510 520 30
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Annual Survey of Colleges 2013, copyright © 2013 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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