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College of the Atlantic Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Bar Harbor, ME

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$54,969
Tuition and Fees
$43,542
Room and Board
$9,747
Books and Supplies
$600
Other Expenses
$1,080
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
February 1
Award Notification
On or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 011385
Free
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
99 (94.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
91 (91.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
91 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
37 (40.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
96%
Average Award
$44,186
Need-Based Gift
Received by 91 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $39,441
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 88 (96.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,918
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
13 (12.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,769

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
320 (93.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
295 (92.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
295 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
129 (43.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
95%
Average Award
$41,235
Need-Based Gift
Received by 293 (99.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $35,910
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 280 (94.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,523
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 7 (2.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
41 (12.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,305

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
69%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$29,731
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
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
41
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
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
Not reported
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
$2,840

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