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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$43,995
Tuition and Fees
$28,580
Room and Board
$12,915
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$1,500
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

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 November 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002808
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
364 (94.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
263 (72.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
263 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
41 (15.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
87%
Average Award
$30,169
Need-Based Gift
Received by 263 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $13,765
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 250 (95.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,847
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 234 (89.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
95 (24.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,376

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,425 (91.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
951 (66.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
951 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
117 (12.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
82%
Average Award
$28,324
Need-Based Gift
Received by 951 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,058
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 866 (91.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,381
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 855 (89.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
441 (28.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,119

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
84%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$35,530
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
14.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
6.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

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

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, New York State Nursing Grants
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Education, Home Economics
Number of Awards
1,438
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Number of Awards
14
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
100
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Veterans
Number of Awards
63
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,918

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