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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $33,273
Out-of-state: $53,973
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $19,062
Out-of-state: $39,762
Room and Board
$14,211
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@mines.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning January 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001348
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
952 (83.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
587 (57.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
586 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
153 (23.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Award
$16,906
Need-Based Gift
Received by 350 (56.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,211
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 511 (96.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,925
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 489 (85.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
417 (36.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,875

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
3,018 (64.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,134 (70.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,130 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
463 (21.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Award
$15,736
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,200 (55.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,309
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,912 (89.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,423
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,561 (68.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,454 (32.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,348

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
53%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$32,482
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
23.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
6.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university 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
Business, Computer Science, Engineering/Technologies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
1,616
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
$1,414

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