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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$60,460
Tuition and Fees
$46,940
Room and Board
$11,370
Books and Supplies
$1,100
Other Expenses
$1,050
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 March 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003262
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
358 (93.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
316 (90.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
316 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
104 (29.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
86%
Average Award
$36,219
Need-Based Gift
Received by 316 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $33,002
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 252 (79.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,033
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 67 (20.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
65 (16.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $25,999

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,356 (84.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,228 (90.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,228 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
282 (22.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$34,766
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,227 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,526
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,027 (83.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,099
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 203 (17.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
330 (21.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,820

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
78%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$40,839
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
20.0%
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, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other 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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,218

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