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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,855
Out-of-state: $44,492
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,445
Out-of-state: $27,082
Room and Board
$10,740
Books and Supplies
$1,800
Other Expenses
$4,870
Payment Plans
 

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
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 10
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001365
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
716 (93.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
581 (81.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
571 (98.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
51 (8.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
54%
Average Award
$9,364
Need-Based Gift
Received by 503 (88.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,614
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 434 (76.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,494
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 32 (5.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
98 (12.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,447

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,933 (87.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,521 (86.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,463 (97.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
168 (6.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
51%
Average Award
$9,865
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,099 (85.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,340
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,058 (83.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,320
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 88 (3.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
333 (9.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,361

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
68%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$28,914
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, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, TEACH Grants
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Journalism/Publications, Music
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Current Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Married Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students
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
$3,000

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