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Morehead State University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Morehead, KY

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $22,832
Out-of-state: $27,418
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,290
Out-of-state: $13,876
Room and Board
$9,490
Books and Supplies
$1,440
Other Expenses
$2,612
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@morehead-st.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001976
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,254 (95.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,062 (84.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,057 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
246 (23.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Award
$12,794
Need-Based Gift
Received by 681 (64.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,444
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 626 (59.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,313
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,009 (95.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
230 (17.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,519

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
4,604 (88.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,976 (86.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,942 (99.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
937 (23.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$12,520
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,660 (67.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,219
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,549 (64.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,894
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,073 (78.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
954 (18.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,576

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
69%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$26,576
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
5.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS 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
Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Home Economics, International Studies, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
1,805
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
77
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Junior Miss, Leadership
Number of Awards
202
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Ethnic Background, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience, Veterans
Number of Awards
1,473
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,426

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