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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$78,044
Tuition and Fees
$57,668
Room and Board
$17,856
Books and Supplies
$1,150
Other Expenses
$1,370
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan, installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@barnard.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 1
Award Notification
On or about March 31
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002708
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
363 (58.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
275 (75.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
268 (97.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
248 (92.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$50,365
Need-Based Gift
Received by 248 (92.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $50,835
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 235 (87.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,790
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,197 (45.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,007 (84.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
993 (98.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
927 (93.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$50,557
Need-Based Gift
Received by 927 (93.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $49,096
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 906 (91.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,178
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
43%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$20,829
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
7.0%
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
 
Other Loans
College/university loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
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
Not reported
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
$2,655

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