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COLLEGE PROFILE

Central Washington University

Ellensburg, WA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $22,479
Out-of-state: $33,111
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,919
Out-of-state: $19,551
Room and Board
$9,660
Books and Supplies
$972
Other Expenses
$2,928
Payment PlansCredit card

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 March 1
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning May 15
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003771
Free

PROFILE OF 2010-11 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants1,372 (82.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need1,322 (96.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid1,285 (97.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met521 (40.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met73%
Average Award$10,533
Need-Based Gift
Received by 825 (64.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,727
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 746 (58.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,858
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 277 (21.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift1 (.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,782
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants7,365 (76.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need7,195 (74.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid6,977 (97.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met2,328 (33.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met75%
Average Award$11,752
Need-Based Gift
Received by 4,894 (70.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,526
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,582 (65.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,347
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 613 (8.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift1 undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,782
Borrowing
2012 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
60%
Average Indebtedness of
2012 Graduates
$18,539
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, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, Athletic scholarships, Minority scholarships, State scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships, Job skill scholarships, Leadership scholarships, Religious affiliation 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
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Religious Affiliation, Members of Minorities, Local/State Students
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 2018 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.08 3.33 580 583 564 25
Low 1.36 2.92 360 470 470 25
High 3.70 4.00 740 700 710 25
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