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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$37,785
Tuition and Fees
$24,500
Room and Board
$10,290
Books and Supplies
$700
Other Expenses
$2,295
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
No deadline for filing financial aid forms
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003049
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
225 (99.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
219 (97.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
219 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
16 (7.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$31,055
Need-Based Gift
Received by 219 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,122
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 198 (90.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,967
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 13 (5.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
6 (2.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $17,833

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
765 (95.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
732 (95.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
730 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
65 (8.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$29,456
Need-Based Gift
Received by 717 (98.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,496
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 621 (85.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,149
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 28 (3.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
32 (4.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,997

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
86%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$36,500
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
20.0%
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
Available
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, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
English, Humanities, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
726
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
19
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership, Memberships
Number of Awards
26
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students
Number of Awards
302
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,128

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