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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$39,820
Tuition and Fees
$29,220
Room and Board
$9,400
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
Not reported
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 March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003806
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
250 (95.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
228 (91.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
228 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
61 (26.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
91%
Average Award
$23,207
Need-Based Gift
Received by 228 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,405
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 197 (86.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,707
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 53 (23.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
30 (11.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,761

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
887 (95.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
787 (88.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
787 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
260 (33.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$22,284
Need-Based Gift
Received by 775 (98.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,274
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 664 (84.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,058
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 196 (24.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
126 (13.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,505

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
87%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,079
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
15.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
17.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

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

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS), National Health Service Corps Scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Health Fields, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
631
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music
Number of Awards
6
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
680
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
64
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,435

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