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DigiPen Institute of Technology Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Redmond, WA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$45,919
Tuition and Fees
$33,900
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
$1,213
Other Expenses
$2,856
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
financialaid@digipen.edu
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 037243
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
145 (90.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
110 (75.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
110 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
4 (3.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
18%
Average Award
$10,961
Need-Based Gift
Received by 46 (41.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,996
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 102 (92.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,468
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 45 (40.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
13 (8.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,238

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
681 (86.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
590 (86.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
590 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
7 (1.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
21%
Average Award
$12,338
Need-Based Gift
Received by 317 (53.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,640
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 549 (93.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,372
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 185 (31.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
31 (3.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,648

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
84%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$38,246
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
17.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
3.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
Private 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 achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Computer Science, Engineering/Technologies, Mathematics
Number of Awards
287
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Music
Number of Awards
9
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
5
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students
Number of Awards
14
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$782

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