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College of Saint Benedict Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Saint Joseph, MN

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$62,688
Tuition and Fees
$48,442
Room and Board
$11,346
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$1,900
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan, installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
csbfinaid@csbsju.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning January 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002341
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
396 (85.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
335 (84.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
335 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
138 (41.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
89%
Average Award
$40,353
Need-Based Gift
Received by 326 (97.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $34,813
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 331 (98.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,620
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 320 (95.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
88 (19.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $25,030

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,441 (83.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,258 (87.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,258 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
424 (33.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
89%
Average Award
$38,360
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,209 (96.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $32,636
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,155 (91.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,342
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,173 (93.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
442 (25.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $21,784

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
71%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$43,615
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
4.0%
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
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
Private 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 characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Computer Science, Engineering/Technologies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
1,603
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
219
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, International Students, Out-of-State Students
Number of Awards
656
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,827

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