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Fairmont State University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Fairmont, WV

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $16,518
Out-of-state: $25,328
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,514
Out-of-state: $16,324
Room and Board
$9,004
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
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 December 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003812
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
764 (96.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
565 (74.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
558 (98.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
71 (12.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$9,509
Need-Based Gift
Received by 503 (90.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,362
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 341 (61.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,013
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 211 (37.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
109 (13.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,603

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,912 (89.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,279 (78.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,236 (98.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
198 (8.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$9,060
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,934 (86.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,629
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,515 (67.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,672
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 649 (29.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
294 (9.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,995

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
67%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$25,291
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
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
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
Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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