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

Northridge, CA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $30,082
Out-of-state: $35,626
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,554
Out-of-state: $14,098
Room and Board
$16,188
Books and Supplies
$2,058
Other Expenses
$3,282
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
financial.aid@csun.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

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 001153
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
4,334 (91.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,095 (25.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,095 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
$11,731
Need-Based Gift
Average amount $11,387
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 115 (10.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,055
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 661 (60.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
660 (13.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,004

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
24,428 (83.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
23,670 (96.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
23,670 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
$19,235
Need-Based Gift
Received by 20,392 (86.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,316
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 8,919 (37.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,109
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 5,219 (22.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
5,202 (17.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,570

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Federal Perkins 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
Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Mathematics, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Journalism/Publications, Music
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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