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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $21,430
Out-of-state: $34,912
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,200
Out-of-state: $20,682
Room and Board
$9,380
Books and Supplies
$1,350
Other Expenses
$3,500
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 May 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning May 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001561
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
964 (93.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
763 (80.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
758 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
146 (17.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$10,477
Need-Based Gift
Received by 524 (71.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,400
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 629 (86.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,621
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 484 (63.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
38 (4.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,436

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
4,077 (88.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,336 (81.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,315 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
548 (17.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
71%
Average Award
$9,881
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,362 (72.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,127
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,765 (84.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,385
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,488 (42.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
191 (4.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,453

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
72%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$30,597
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
Available
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
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Leadership
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
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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