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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$48,200
Tuition and Fees
$30,530
Room and Board
$10,450
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$6,020
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 December 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 010256
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
380 (86.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
313 (82.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
313 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
132 (42.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$24,665
Need-Based Gift
Received by 313 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,596
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 15 (4.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,474
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 64 (20.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
125 (28.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,098

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,441 (79.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,228 (85.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,228 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
295 (24.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$23,698
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,228 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $15,796
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 841 (68.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,373
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 216 (17.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
571 (31.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,748

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
69%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$29,196
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
28.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
4.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
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
Not reported
Number of Awards
729
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
157
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership
Number of Awards
77
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Number of Awards
83
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$620

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