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Northern Kentucky University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Highland Heights, KY

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $23,354
Out-of-state: $33,002
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,032
Out-of-state: $19,680
Room and Board
$10,022
Books and Supplies
$800
Other Expenses
$2,500
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 009275
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,637 (90.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,301 (79.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,296 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
298 (23.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$13,139
Need-Based Gift
Received by 690 (53.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,505
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,075 (82.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,656
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,239 (95.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
417 (23.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,713

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
6,723 (78.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
5,464 (81.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,388 (98.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,167 (21.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$12,149
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,084 (57.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,099
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,638 (86.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,499
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,799 (70.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,496 (17.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,326

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
65%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$26,502
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, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university 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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Public Servants, Children with a Deceased or Disabled Parent, Handicapped Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Public Servants, 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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