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Creighton University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Omaha, NE

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$58,778
Tuition and Fees
$43,018
Room and Board
$11,600
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,800
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@creighton.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002542
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
932 (86.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
619 (66.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
619 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
205 (33.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
84%
Average Award
$30,787
Need-Based Gift
Received by 612 (98.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,856
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 446 (72.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,435
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 183 (29.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
435 (40.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,839

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,906 (67.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,171 (74.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,171 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
537 (24.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$29,120
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,038 (93.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,255
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,700 (78.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,090
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 476 (21.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,820 (42.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,558

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
59%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$38,042
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
7.0%
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 Nursing loans
State Loans
 
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
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business, Education, Military Science
Number of Awards
3,526
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
21
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
Members of Minorities, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
33
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,259

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