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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$32,412
Tuition and Fees
$20,712
Room and Board
$7,900
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,600
Payment Plans
 

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 May 1
Final deadline June 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001563
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
212 (92.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
181 (89.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
181 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
33 (19.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Award
$15,969
Need-Based Gift
Received by 181 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,372
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 142 (81.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,584
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 27 (13.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
30 (6.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,477

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
651 (88.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
576 (88.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
576 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
90 (19.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$16,800
Need-Based Gift
Received by 576 (99.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,965
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 467 (79.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,729
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 64 (13.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
117 (11.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,706

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
63%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$9,033
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
25.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
32.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional 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
Business, Communication, Education, English, Home Economics, Religion/Biblical Studies
Number of Awards
421
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
14
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Hobbies/Interests, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
21
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children of Current Students, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Married Students, Parents of Current Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Spouses of Current Students, Twins
Number of Awards
182
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,117

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