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Mississippi University for Women Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Columbus, MS

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
Not available
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
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
Priority deadline March 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 002422
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
209 (86.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
188 (90.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
188 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
87 (46.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$10,521
Need-Based Gift
Received by 153 (81.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,201
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 136 (72.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,568
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 143 (76.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
51 (21.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,685

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,783 (86.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,640 (92.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,624 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
472 (29.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
50%
Average Award
$8,948
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,133 (69.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,487
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,128 (69.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,411
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,034 (63.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
292 (14.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,548

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
79%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,851
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
5.0%
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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
602
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
81
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Junior Miss, Leadership
Number of Awards
19
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Parents of Current Students
Number of Awards
185
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,042

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