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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of Montana Western

Dillon, MT

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $16,521
Out-of-state: $28,443
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $4,284
Out-of-state: $16,206
Room and Board
$7,482
Books and Supplies
$925
Other Expenses
$3,830
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan, deferred payment

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 Deadline 
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002537
Free

PROFILE OF 2016-17 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants314 (96.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need244 (77.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid221 (90.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully MetNot reported
Average Percent of Need Met14%
Average Award$2,959
Need-Based Gift
Received by 170 (76.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,004
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 170 (76.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,273
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 81 (36.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift2 (.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,250
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants1,117 (90.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need922 (82.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid863 (93.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met1 (.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met16%
Average Award$3,423
Need-Based Gift
Received by 610 (70.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,514
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 610 (70.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,772
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 271 (31.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift16 (1.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,261
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
77%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$29,779
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
31.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
69.0%

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, Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) Scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Athletic scholarships, State scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
English, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences, Biological Sciences, Business, Education
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Rodeo
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Veterans
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
$2,000
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