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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$45,586
Tuition and Fees
$35,600
Room and Board
$6,570
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$2,416
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 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003702
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
260 (90.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
246 (95.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
246 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
23 (10.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$27,316
Need-Based Gift
Received by 246 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $24,130
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 217 (84.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,611
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 13 (8.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
39 (13.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $17,934

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
849 (90.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
801 (94.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
801 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
110 (11.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$27,059
Need-Based Gift
Received by 801 (99.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $23,577
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 662 (82.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,213
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 79 (9.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
132 (13.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,030

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
76%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$31,127
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
31.0%
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, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
Available
Other 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
Biological Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies
Number of Awards
277
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
9
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
68
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Out-of-State Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
240
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$962

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