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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$53,260
Tuition and Fees
$39,230
Room and Board
$11,420
Books and Supplies
$950
Other Expenses
$1,660
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 January 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002153
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
297 (83.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
249 (83.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
249 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
55 (22.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$28,874
Need-Based Gift
Received by 249 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $25,568
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 198 (79.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,157
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 46 (18.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
103 (29.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,228

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,147 (78.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
978 (85.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
977 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
185 (18.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$27,240
Need-Based Gift
Received by 977 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $23,073
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 793 (81.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,133
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 151 (15.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
453 (31.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $17,771

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
66%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$35,210
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
12.0%
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, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
Available
Other 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
1,366
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
130
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
165
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Relatives of Clergy, Veterans
Number of Awards
496
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$422

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