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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$44,740
Tuition and Fees
$32,600
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
$1,080
Other Expenses
$3,410
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
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning November 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 037243
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
199 (80.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
161 (75.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
142 (96.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
19%
Average Award
$6,702
Need-Based Gift
Received by 79 (52.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,961
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 120 (78.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,294
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 43 (45.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
6 (9.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,000

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
592 (66.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
512 (86.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
473 (95.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
24%
Average Award
$7,966
Need-Based Gift
Received by 241 (56.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,860
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 428 (86.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,819
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 124 (25.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
10 (6.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,028

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
61%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$28,539
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
23.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
4.0%

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

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Computer Science, Engineering/Technologies, Mathematics
Number of Awards
58
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Number of Awards
36
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
18
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,000

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