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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$45,630
Tuition and Fees
$31,918
Room and Board
$9,896
Books and Supplies
$1,098
Other Expenses
$2,448
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

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 beginning February 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003838
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
669 (93.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
575 (86.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
575 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
235 (36.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
88%
Average Award
$23,273
Need-Based Gift
Received by 575 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,574
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 404 (74.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,400
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 94 (15.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
136 (19.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,686

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,420 (90.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,094 (86.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,094 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
757 (33.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
87%
Average Award
$25,956
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,094 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,071
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,565 (77.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,183
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 327 (15.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
597 (21.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,675

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
84%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$35,997
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
11.0%
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 Perkins loans
State Loans
Available
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
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
2,453
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
72
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Junior Miss, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
56
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Current Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Siblings of Current Students, Spouses of Current Students
Number of Awards
426
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,276

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