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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$50,260
Tuition and Fees
$33,530
Room and Board
$10,110
Books and Supplies
$1,500
Other Expenses
$5,120
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
Priority deadline June 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 4
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003014
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
640 (95.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
554 (88.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
554 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
393 (32.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
88%
Average Award
$29,705
Need-Based Gift
Received by 554 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,654
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 466 (88.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,613
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 88 (32.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
126 (15.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,139

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,529 (87.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,209 (87.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,209 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
818 (37.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
86%
Average Award
$25,129
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,170 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,405
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,763 (89.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,357
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 389 (37.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
654 (18.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,948

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
77%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$33,838
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
22.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
9.0%

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 characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
2,763
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
214
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans
Number of Awards
1,664
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,361

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