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Mars Hill University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Mars Hill, NC

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$42,560
Tuition and Fees
$32,968
Room and Board
$9,592
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
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
No deadline for filing financial aid forms
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning January 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002944
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,052 (96.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
264 (25.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
258 (97.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
35 (13.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$17,572
Need-Based Gift
Received by 258 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $14,686
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 215 (83.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,463
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 27 (10.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
37 (3.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,190

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,256 (94.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,007 (44.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
999 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
164 (16.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$17,195
Need-Based Gift
Received by 990 (99.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $13,790
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 813 (81.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,336
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 101 (10.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
141 (5.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,631

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
81%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$27,775
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
State Loans
 
Other 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
542
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Dance, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
101
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Number of Awards
13
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Number of Awards
35
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,354

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