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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$39,697
Tuition and Fees
$27,206
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
$1,300
Other Expenses
$1,750
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 1
Final deadline May 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001448
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,445 (90.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,294 (89.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,243 (96.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
77 (6.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$14,968
Need-Based Gift
Received by 796 (64.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,793
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 839 (67.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,605
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 537 (43.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
153 (9.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $28,263

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
5,440 (87.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,942 (90.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
4,784 (96.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
324 (6.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Award
$14,601
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,107 (64.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,264
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,537 (73.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,534
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,994 (41.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
486 (7.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $27,095

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
79%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,181
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, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing 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
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Married Students, Members of Minorities, Previous College Experience, Religious Affiliation
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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