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College of Wooster Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Wooster, OH

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$63,250
Tuition and Fees
$50,250
Room and Board
$11,850
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$150
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
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003037
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
475 (87.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
402 (84.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
402 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
194 (48.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
94%
Average Award
$48,431
Need-Based Gift
Received by 388 (96.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,249
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 261 (64.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,290
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 137 (34.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
135 (24.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $28,971

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,439 (74.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,278 (88.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,278 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
575 (45.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
93%
Average Award
$47,142
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,244 (97.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $35,524
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 859 (67.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,043
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 399 (31.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
608 (31.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $26,400

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
53%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$32,194
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
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
 

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
1,343
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Dance, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
145
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
267
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
453
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,201

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