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COLLEGE PROFILE

California State University Sacramento

Sacramento, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $25,700
Out-of-state: $36,860
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,900
Out-of-state: $18,060
Room and Board
$13,916
Books and Supplies
$1,764
Other Expenses
$3,120
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan, deferred payment

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfinaid@csus.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Not reported
Application Process
Application Deadline 
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 23
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001233
Free

PROFILE OF 2015-16 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants3,268 (89.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need2,756 (84.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,712 (98.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met367 (13.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met62%
Average Award$10,651
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,647 (97.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,867
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,652 (97.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,316
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 372 (13.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift6 (.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,175
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants18,515 (83.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need16,719 (90.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid16,041 (95.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met1,729 (10.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met60%
Average Award$10,618
Need-Based Gift
Received by 15,906 (99.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,469
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 15,864 (98.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,272
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,214 (7.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift30 (.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,497
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
56%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$18,985
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
Not reported

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans 
Other LoansCollege/university loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableNone
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.27 3.42 554 587 23
Low 1.98 2.03 400 440 14
High 4.00 4.54 690 710 29
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