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California Lutheran University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Thousand Oaks, CA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$64,691
Tuition and Fees
$45,982
Room and Board
$14,595
Books and Supplies
$1,080
Other Expenses
$3,034
Payment Plans
 

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 March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001133
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
640 (98.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
518 (80.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
518 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
92 (17.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$35,900
Need-Based Gift
Received by 517 (99.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $33,160
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 369 (71.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,025
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 71 (13.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
129 (19.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,313

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,849 (95.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,105 (73.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,105 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
224 (10.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$33,112
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,084 (99.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $29,206
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,588 (75.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,750
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 230 (10.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
833 (28.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $21,265

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
65%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,000
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
33.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
7.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other 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, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, 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, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Veterans, Veterans' Children
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
$2,500

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