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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,059
Out-of-state: $32,603
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,303
Out-of-state: $13,847
Room and Board
$11,114
Books and Supplies
$1,250
Other Expenses
$6,317
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
SFAO@apsu.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline July 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 003478
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,727 (98.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,513 (85.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,495 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
$11,039
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,260 (99.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,597
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 893 (59.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,105
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,274 (85.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
199 (13.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,409

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
6,549 (92.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
5,808 (88.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,675 (85.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
$11,444
Need-Based Gift
Received by 4,976 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,917
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,667 (76.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,928
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,759 (73.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
595 (8.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,817

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
70%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$25,279
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, Federal Perkins 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 achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
1,058
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Creative Writing, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
471
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership, Memberships
Number of Awards
147
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, Members of Minorities, Veterans
Number of Awards
71
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,492

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