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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $17,014
Out-of-state: $30,496
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,384
Out-of-state: $19,866
Room and Board
$10,630
Books and Supplies
Not reported
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 April 20
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 20
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001546
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
3,277 (90.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,281 (98.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,218 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$11,154
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,047 (51.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,154
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,548 (3.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,154
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 80 (73.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
132 (4.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,964

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
14,174 (86.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
10,074 (71.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
9,737 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,205 aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
57%
Average Award
$10,873
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,276 (57.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,680
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,530 (3.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,680
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 187 (50.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
423 (2.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,907

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
69%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$29,030
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
Student Access Loans (SAL) and External Alternative Loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Hope Scholarship, Federal Work Study, TEACH Grant, and Zell Miller Scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Music
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Ethnic Background, International Students, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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