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Clark Atlanta University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Atlanta, GA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$41,625
Tuition and Fees
$24,907
Room and Board
$11,506
Books and Supplies
$1,900
Other Expenses
$3,312
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
studentfinancialaid@cau.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline April 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001559
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
940 (95.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
906 (96.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
901 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
445 (49.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
48%
Average Award
$7,742
Need-Based Gift
Received by 832 (92.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,987
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 864 (95.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,230
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 149 (16.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,780 (93.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,638 (94.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,622 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,261 (48.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
45%
Average Award
$7,324
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,378 (90.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,425
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,503 (95.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,446
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 405 (15.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
91%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$40,393
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 Perkins 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

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

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