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Dickinson College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Carlisle, PA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$73,377
Tuition and Fees
$58,680
Room and Board
$14,672
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

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

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline November 15
Final deadline January 15
Award Notification
Not reported
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003253
Free
State Aid Form  
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
330 (72.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
297 (90.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
297 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
275 (92.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
99%
Average Award
$47,914
Need-Based Gift
Received by 288 (97.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $41,571
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 270 (90.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,825
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 20 (6.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
68 (15.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,798

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,422 (68.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,336 (94.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,329 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
984 (74.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
98%
Average Award
$49,622
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,307 (98.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $43,188
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,199 (90.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,718
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 94 (7.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
292 (14.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,027

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
55%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$27,030
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
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
Military Science
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
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 and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Veterans
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
Not reported

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