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Gustavus Adolphus College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

St. Peter, MN

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$60,730
Tuition and Fees
$48,460
Room and Board
$10,430
Books and Supplies
$900
Other Expenses
$940
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 February 15
Final deadline April 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002353
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
595 (92.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
505 (84.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
505 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
252 (49.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
96%
Average Award
$44,514
Need-Based Gift
Received by 490 (97.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,771
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 478 (94.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,345
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 104 (20.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
131 (20.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $26,120

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,817 (82.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,616 (88.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,550 (95.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
596 (38.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$44,800
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,369 (88.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,560
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,337 (86.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,283
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 277 (17.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
563 (25.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $26,171

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
83%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$35,145
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
 

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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Dance, Debating, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Junior Miss
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Siblings of Current 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
Not reported

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