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

Fullerton, CA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
Not available
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,108
Out-of-state: $17,612
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
$2,002
Other Expenses
$3,024
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
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
   

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
3,593 (83.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,676 (74.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,571 (96.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
386 (15.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$10,480
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,495 (97.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,710
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 969 (37.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,633
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 527 (20.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
228 (5.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,512

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
21,570 (77.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
19,443 (90.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
18,726 (96.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,346 (12.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Award
$10,485
Need-Based Gift
Received by 18,042 (96.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,299
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,153 (38.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,331
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,251 (17.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
846 (3.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,562

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
42%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$7,665
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
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, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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