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COLLEGE PROFILE

San Jose State University

San Jose, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $28,054
Out-of-state: $39,214
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,378
Out-of-state: $18,538
Room and Board
$14,217
Books and Supplies
$1,826
Other Expenses
$4,633
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 NotificationBegins April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File

PROFILE OF 2013-14 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants2,889 (80.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need2,482 (85.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,311 (93.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met611 (26.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met76%
Average Award$14,881
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,716 (74.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,402
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,231 (53.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,494
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 34 (1.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift25 (.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,714
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants16,248 (77.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need14,865 (71.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid14,144 (95.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met3,465 (24.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met75%
Average Award$14,235
Need-Based Gift
Received by 10,597 (74.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,500
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,221 (51.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,114
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 78 (.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift46 (.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,863
Borrowing
2014 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
45%
Average Indebtedness of
2014 Graduates
$23,467
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 2020 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.33 3.56 555 545 538 25
Low 1.90 1.90 270 325 290 16
High 4.00 4.62 800 770 750 35
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A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Annual Survey of Colleges 2015, copyright © 2015 The College Board. All rights reserved.
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases,
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