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Birmingham-Southern College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Birmingham, AL

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$34,280
Tuition and Fees
$17,650
Room and Board
$12,300
Books and Supplies
$1,260
Other Expenses
$2,770
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001012
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
285 (86.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
210 (73.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
210 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
39 (18.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$15,153
Need-Based Gift
Received by 174 (82.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,651
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 183 (87.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,889
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 194 (92.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
105 (32.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,618

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
872 (69.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
694 (79.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
694 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
154 (22.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
56%
Average Award
$16,057
Need-Based Gift
Received by 501 (72.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,401
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 578 (83.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,841
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 681 (98.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
483 (38.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,946

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
48%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$28,007
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
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, Federal Perkins 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
Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Junior Miss, Leadership, Memberships, 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, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Previous College Experience, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, 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
Not reported

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