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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$53,282
Tuition and Fees
$41,398
Room and Board
$11,384
Books and Supplies
$500
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

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 002236
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
368 (97.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
330 (89.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
328 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
76 (23.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$32,161
Need-Based Gift
Received by 328 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,353
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 240 (73.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,121
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 76 (23.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
46 (12.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $28,680

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,277 (93.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,161 (90.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,157 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
180 (15.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$30,408
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,157 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $29,259
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 885 (76.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,048
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 189 (16.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
206 (15.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $25,269

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
77%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$40,387
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
16.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university loans, Alternative 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 achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
1,297
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
307
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
14
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Siblings of Current Students
Number of Awards
465
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,200

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