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Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

New York, NY

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$58,988
Tuition and Fees
$46,350
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
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
No deadline for filing financial aid forms
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002710
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
132 (69.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
101 (76.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
101 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
21 (20.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$46,706
Need-Based Gift
Received by 101 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $24,749
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 34 (33.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,434
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 101 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
89 (46.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,930

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
497 (58.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
413 (83.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
413 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
162 (39.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$47,735
Need-Based Gift
Received by 413 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $25,221
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 118 (28.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,529
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 413 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
438 (51.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,338

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
18%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$18,272
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
3.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

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
Architecture, Engineering/Technologies
Number of Awards
592
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
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
$902

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