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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$42,664
Tuition and Fees
$31,322
Room and Board
$7,618
Books and Supplies
$1,276
Other Expenses
$2,448
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 March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003025
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
843 (92.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
683 (83.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
683 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
257 (34.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
21%
Average Award
$23,238
Need-Based Gift
Received by 491 (71.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,651
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 572 (86.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,188
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 670 (98.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
206 (20.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,032

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,717 (81.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,295 (84.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,292 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
864 (32.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
29%
Average Award
$22,873
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,718 (76.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,063
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,991 (87.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,162
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,200 (94.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
831 (18.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,974

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
63%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$23,822
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
13.0%
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, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
 
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
Not reported
Number of Awards
1,980
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Debating, Music
Number of Awards
107
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
691
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, Religious Affiliation, Veterans
Number of Awards
358
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,227

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