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COLLEGE PROFILE

San Jose State University

San Jose, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $24,223
Out-of-state: $35,383
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,303
Out-of-state: $18,463
Room and Board
$12,404
Books and Supplies
$1,789
Other Expenses
$2,727
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfao@sjsu.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Not reported
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline March 2
Final deadline June 15
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001155
Free

PROFILE OF 2011-12 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants3,003 (78.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need2,577 (85.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,461 (95.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met1,513 (61.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met83%
Average Award$16,334
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,761 (71.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $14,794
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,594 (64.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,195
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 42 (1.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift24 (.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $43,626
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants14,829 (74.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need13,514 (67.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid13,016 (96.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met7,051 (54.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met87%
Average Award$16,323
Need-Based Gift
Received by 9,551 (73.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,142
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 8,236 (63.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,885
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 198 (1.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift81 (.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,948
Borrowing
2012 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
40%
Average Indebtedness of
2012 Graduates
$16,519
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
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, State scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Job skill scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Art/Fine Arts
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Leadership
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Local/State Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Local/State Students
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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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 3.27 3.46 553 523 526 25
Low 1.38 2.40 380 350 330 17
High 4.00 4.55 740 760 740 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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