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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$62,155
Tuition and Fees
$48,090
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
Priority deadline December 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002235
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
396 (92.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
366 (93.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
366 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
78 (16.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
93%
Average Award
$46,451
Need-Based Gift
Received by 366 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $41,726
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 313 (89.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,525
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 361 (99.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
62 (13.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $32,013

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,284 (83.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,206 (93.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,206 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
222 (17.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
88%
Average Award
$43,146
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,206 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $38,416
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,042 (87.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,477
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,189 (98.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
303 (20.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $27,150

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
72%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$40,347
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
15.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
3.0%

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
1,463
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
53
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
491
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,504

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