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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$47,754
Tuition and Fees
$31,732
Room and Board
$10,422
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$4,400
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
No deadline for filing financial aid forms
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002908
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
297 (93.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
269 (90.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
269 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
41 (15.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$26,498
Need-Based Gift
Received by 269 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,773
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 228 (84.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,395
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 37 (13.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
49 (15.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,989

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
889 (89.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
825 (92.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
824 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
119 (14.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$25,681
Need-Based Gift
Received by 821 (99.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $21,277
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 712 (86.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,185
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 97 (11.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
151 (15.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,163

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
78%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$27,227
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
19.0%
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
 
Other Loans
Private 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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, English, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Local/State Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans
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
$1,287

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