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Gettysburg College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Gettysburg, PA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$73,560
Tuition and Fees
$56,390
Room and Board
$13,460
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$2,710
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 January 15
Award Notification
On or about March 18
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003268
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
542 (79.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
453 (83.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
453 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
407 (89.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$46,063
Need-Based Gift
Received by 443 (97.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $43,235
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 385 (85.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,428
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 283 (62.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
143 (21.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,140

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,849 (70.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,617 (87.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,595 (98.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,435 (90.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$44,448
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,588 (99.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $40,404
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,342 (84.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,083
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 932 (58.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
544 (20.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,637

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
60%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$34,630
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
7.0%
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
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

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
1,502
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
23
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
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
$690

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