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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$64,655
Tuition and Fees
$50,590
Room and Board
$12,380
Books and Supplies
$700
Other Expenses
$800
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
No deadline for filing financial aid forms
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002235
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
381 (91.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
345 (90.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
345 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
112 (32.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
94%
Average Award
$47,934
Need-Based Gift
Received by 345 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $44,083
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 286 (82.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,699
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 340 (98.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
70 (16.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $32,818

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,251 (86.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,158 (92.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,158 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
254 (21.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
89%
Average Award
$45,275
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,158 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $40,700
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 987 (85.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,400
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,136 (98.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
291 (20.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $29,727

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
69%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$35,529
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
12.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
2.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Communication
Number of Awards
1,398
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
47
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, International Students, Out-of-State Students, Relatives of Clergy
Number of Awards
509
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,724

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