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Cedar Crest College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Allentown, PA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$57,739
Tuition and Fees
$41,567
Room and Board
$12,322
Books and Supplies
$3,000
Other Expenses
$850
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
No deadline for filing financial aid forms
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning September 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003243
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
198 (96.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
187 (94.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
187 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
34 (18.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$32,826
Need-Based Gift
Received by 187 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $29,936
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 151 (80.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,579
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 29 (15.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
13 (6.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $25,614

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
704 (97.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
652 (92.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
651 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
106 (16.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$30,972
Need-Based Gift
Received by 650 (99.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $27,214
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 535 (82.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,623
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 88 (13.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
61 (8.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,147

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
91%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$39,866
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, Federal Nursing 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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, English, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Creative Writing, Dance, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Junior Miss, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, 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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