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Carson-Newman University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Jefferson City, TN

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$42,290
Tuition and Fees
$29,500
Room and Board
$8,150
Books and Supplies
$1,600
Other Expenses
$3,040
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
Priority deadline January 16
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003481
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
427 (89.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
427 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
427 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
58 (13.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$24,928
Need-Based Gift
Received by 425 (99.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,764
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 323 (75.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,516
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 50 (11.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
30 (6.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $10,997

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,398 (84.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,398 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,397 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
260 (18.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$24,530
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,369 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,098
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,081 (77.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,061
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 213 (15.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
119 (7.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $10,791

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
76%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$28,014
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
Available
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
Biological Sciences, Business, Education, Health Fields, Mathematics, Military Science, Religion/Biblical Studies
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership, Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Members of Minorities, Relatives of Clergy, Siblings of Current Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

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

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