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Grinnell College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Grinnell, IA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$70,544
Tuition and Fees
$56,680
Room and Board
$13,864
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@grinnell.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline January 15
Final deadline January 15
Award Notification
On or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001868
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
360 (78.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
299 (83.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
299 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
299 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$51,770
Need-Based Gift
Received by 299 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $46,609
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 248 (82.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,148
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 51 (17.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
97 (21.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,984

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,218 (71.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,108 (91.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,108 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,108 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$51,571
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,108 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $45,482
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 954 (86.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,148
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 154 (13.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
354 (20.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,505

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
61%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$20,093
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
Available
Other Loans
College/university loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, National Merit Scholarships, Dollars for Scholars Matching Funds
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Local/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
Not reported

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