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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,255
Out-of-state: $45,156
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $11,831
Out-of-state: $29,732
Room and Board
$11,964
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,260
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 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001350
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
3,985 (87.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,522 (63.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,336 (92.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
619 (35.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$10,780
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,818 (84.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,699
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,747 (72.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,362
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 920 (41.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
834 (18.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,899

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
15,962 (67.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
11,347 (71.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
10,497 (92.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,097 (25.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$11,511
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,645 (74.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,484
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 8,245 (79.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,809
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,673 (24.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
3,317 (13.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,199

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
54%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$25,391
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
State Loans
 
Other Loans
Private loans

Scholarships and Grants

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

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
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
Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Veterans
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
Not reported

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