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Frostburg State University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Frostburg, MD

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $19,184
Out-of-state: $33,284
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,410
Out-of-state: $23,510
Room and Board
$5,274
Books and Supplies
$1,500
Other Expenses
$3,000
Payment Plans
Deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
fsufinaid@mail.frostburg.edu
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 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002072
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
741 (92.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
568 (76.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
568 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
97 (17.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Award
$10,469
Need-Based Gift
Received by 452 (79.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,237
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 424 (74.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,144
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 206 (36.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
206 (25.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,498

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
3,480 (87.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,669 (76.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,669 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
386 (14.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Award
$9,993
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,979 (74.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,651
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,018 (75.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,975
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 853 (32.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
853 (21.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,427

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
78%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$29,802
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
15.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
13.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

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

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, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
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, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, International Students, Local/State Students, Out-of-State Students, 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
$674

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