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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$56,283
Tuition and Fees
$37,763
Room and Board
$14,020
Books and Supplies
$2,000
Other Expenses
$2,500
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
post-enrollmentservices@liu.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002751
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
652 (94.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
552 (84.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
550 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
35 (6.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$28,850
Need-Based Gift
Received by 306 (55.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,000
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 359 (65.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,633
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 485 (88.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
94 (13.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,054

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,391 (85.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,063 (86.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,045 (99.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
84 (4.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Award
$24,166
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,339 (65.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,177
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,466 (71.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,687
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,588 (77.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
268 (9.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,714

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
65%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,533
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
16.0%
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, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS)
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Home Economics, International Studies
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, 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
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Current Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Handicapped Students, International Students, Siblings of Current Students, Twins, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,255

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