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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$48,860
Tuition and Fees
$33,736
Room and Board
$11,124
Books and Supplies
$1,400
Other Expenses
$2,600
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 May 1
Final deadline October 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003016
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
202 (95.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
188 (93.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
188 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
29 (15.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$26,786
Need-Based Gift
Received by 187 (99.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,692
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 169 (89.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,688
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 19 (10.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
18 (8.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,096

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
614 (91.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
575 (93.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
575 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
80 (13.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$27,173
Need-Based Gift
Received by 572 (99.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $21,925
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 516 (89.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,974
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 51 (8.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
86 (12.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,395

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
83%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,796
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
25.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
2.0%

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
Biological Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine
Number of Awards
655
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Music, Performing Arts
Number of Awards
48
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
7
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
383
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,306

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