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COLLEGE PROFILE

Lafayette College

Easton, PA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$61,930
Tuition and Fees
$47,010
Room and Board
$13,920
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment PlansInstallment plan, prepayment discount, deferred payment, external finance company

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 January 15
Final deadline March 1
Award NotificationOn or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003284
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile$25 for first college, $16 each additional

PROFILE OF 2014-15 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants375 (57.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need201 (53.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid201 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met182 (90.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met99%
Average Award$42,316
Need-Based Gift
Received by 194 (96.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $36,661
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 170 (84.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,102
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 59 (29.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift41 (6.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $25,737
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants1,344 (54.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need897 (36.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid897 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met777 (86.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met98%
Average Award$41,206
Need-Based Gift
Received by 870 (97.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $35,412
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 826 (92.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,696
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 175 (19.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift210 (8.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,469
Borrowing
2014 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
51%
Average Indebtedness of
2014 Graduates
$27,497
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 LoansCollege/university loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Athletic scholarships, ROTC 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
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Theater/Drama, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Creative Writing
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$1,379
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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 3.63 3.96 649 633 618 30
Low 2.00 2.00 386 400 380 21
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 790 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.
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