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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$38,015
Tuition and Fees
$24,327
Room and Board
$8,522
Books and Supplies
$1,096
Other Expenses
$4,070
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 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002463
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
224 (97.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
208 (91.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
208 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
26 (14.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$18,434
Need-Based Gift
Received by 208 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $13,787
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 188 (85.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,141
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 20 (13.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
14 (9.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,339

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,393 (95.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,241 (89.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,240 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
175 (12.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$19,362
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,234 (98.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $14,087
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,105 (87.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,996
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 132 (11.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
180 (13.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,843

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
82%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,024
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
15.0%
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

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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
1,260
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Debating, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
151
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
223
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Out-of-State Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
295
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,872

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