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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $28,635
Out-of-state: $32,493
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $11,199
Out-of-state: $15,057
Room and Board
$12,876
Books and Supplies
$1,240
Other Expenses
$3,270
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
aidoffice@clarion.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline May 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 23
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003318
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
679 (96.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
584 (87.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
583 (98.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
47 (3.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
51%
Average Award
$11,137
Need-Based Gift
Received by 506 (82.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,033
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 522 (83.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,084
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 257 (34.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
70 (7.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,700

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,874 (92.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,551 (88.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,532 (98.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
167 (4.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
50%
Average Award
$10,864
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,954 (76.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,834
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,284 (82.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,783
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 862 (28.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
213 (5.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,291

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
81%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,800
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
7.0%
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, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
Alternative 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, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Library Science, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Debating, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, Children with a Deceased or Disabled Parent, First-Generation College Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Previous College Experience, Spouses of Current Students, Veterans
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
$1,190

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