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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$77,569
Tuition and Fees
$57,931
Room and Board
$15,588
Books and Supplies
$1,434
Other Expenses
$2,616
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan, installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@duke.edu
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 or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002920
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Business/Farm Supplement  
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,105 (63.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
788 (71.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
788 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
788 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$54,990
Need-Based Gift
Received by 755 (95.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $53,400
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 581 (73.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,159
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 146 (18.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
14 (.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $76,181

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
3,631 (55.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,993 (82.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,993 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,993 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$57,235
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,858 (95.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $55,374
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,422 (80.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,331
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 341 (11.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
132 (2.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $74,761

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
32%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$22,369
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
3.0%
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, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university loans, Alternative loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, ROTC and veteran's benefits
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Mathematics
Number of Awards
98
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
Leadership
Number of Awards
82
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
75
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,217

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