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Massachusetts College of Art and Design Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Boston, MA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
Not available
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $13,700
Out-of-state: $38,400
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
$2,000
Other Expenses
$900
Payment Plans
 

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 March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002180
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
325 (86.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
252 (77.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
238 (94.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
14 (5.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
51%
Average Award
$12,432
Need-Based Gift
Received by 224 (94.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,891
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 189 (79.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,545
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 127 (53.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
41 (10.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,270

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,321 (78.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,063 (80.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,021 (96.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
87 (8.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Award
$12,403
Need-Based Gift
Received by 814 (79.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,181
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 836 (81.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,611
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 731 (71.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
180 (10.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,757

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
72%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$26,720
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
Available
Other Loans
Alternative 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, Veterans
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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