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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$50,900
Tuition and Fees
$36,300
Room and Board
$10,600
Books and Supplies
$1,300
Other Expenses
$2,700
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 November 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002241
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
739 (89.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
508 (73.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
508 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
112 (20.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$25,639
Need-Based Gift
Received by 508 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,683
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 434 (83.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,394
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 65 (14.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
313 (33.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,115

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,776 (79.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,047 (73.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,042 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
406 (17.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$24,606
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,041 (99.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $18,797
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,759 (87.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,685
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 251 (11.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,289 (34.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,011

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
60%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$29,768
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
5.0%
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
Available
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, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
2,755
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
2,941
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,597

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