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Florida Gulf Coast University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Fort Myers, FL

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $19,350
Out-of-state: $37,487
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,170
Out-of-state: $24,307
Room and Board
$8,580
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$3,400
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 January 1
Final deadline June 30
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 032553
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
2,181 (80.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,536 (70.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,526 (99.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
124 (8.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
51%
Average Award
$10,446
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,027 (67.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,366
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 829 (54.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,057
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 742 (48.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
62 (2.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,740

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
7,727 (70.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
5,172 (66.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,172 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
466 (9.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Award
$10,750
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,967 (76.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,557
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,006 (58.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,973
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,557 (30.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
437 (4.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,244

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
50%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$28,581
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
Biological Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, 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
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Ethnic Background, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students
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
$1,878

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