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California State University Fresno Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Fresno, CA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
Not available
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
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 2
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001147
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
2,773 (84.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,436 (87.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,398 (98.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
181 (7.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$9,622
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,206 (92.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,712
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,600 (66.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,344
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 724 (30.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
170 (5.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,676

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
15,507 (82.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
14,377 (92.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
14,135 (98.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,314 (9.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$9,982
Need-Based Gift
Received by 12,821 (90.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,795
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 10,467 (74.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,481
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 4,017 (28.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
577 (3.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,309

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
40%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$15,181
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
1.0%
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 Nursing loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university 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
Agriculture, Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
1,447
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
231
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
17
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Handicapped Students, Local/State Students
Number of Awards
3
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$4,402

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