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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$43,961
Tuition and Fees
$29,515
Room and Board
$9,046
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$4,050
Payment Plans
Installment plan

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
Priority deadline February 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
   

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
339 (80.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
282 (85.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
282 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
72 (25.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
82%
Average Award
$24,339
Need-Based Gift
Received by 282 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $21,234
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 221 (78.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,037
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 57 (19.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
94 (31.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,114

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,124 (76.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
986 (87.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
985 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
217 (21.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$23,196
Need-Based Gift
Received by 985 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,430
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 802 (80.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,625
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 161 (17.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
444 (31.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,480

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
59%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$35,202
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
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
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
Alternative 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
Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
1,362
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Creative Writing, Debating, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
162
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
31
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Members of Minorities, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans
Number of Awards
334
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,491

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