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Cornerstone University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Grand Rapids, MI

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$36,772
Tuition and Fees
$24,500
Room and Board
$9,300
Books and Supplies
$800
Other Expenses
$2,172
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 002266
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
265 (91.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
229 (86.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
229 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
46 (20.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$19,372
Need-Based Gift
Received by 229 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $15,832
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 183 (79.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,112
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 32 (14.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
62 (21.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $10,727

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
870 (85.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
770 (88.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
770 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
133 (17.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$19,549
Need-Based Gift
Received by 769 (99.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $15,172
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 656 (85.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,114
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 94 (12.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
249 (24.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,036

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
73%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,611
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
State Loans
 
Other 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
Business, Communication, Education, English, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
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, Ethnic Background, International Students, Members of Minorities, Relatives of Clergy
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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