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Northern State University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Aberdeen, SD

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $23,075
Out-of-state: $26,146
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,750
Out-of-state: $11,821
Room and Board
$8,925
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$4,200
Payment Plans
Installment plan

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 or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003466
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
301 (90.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
227 (75.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
226 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
76 (33.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$11,179
Need-Based Gift
Received by 208 (92.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,005
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 191 (84.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,579
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 13 (5.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
47 (14.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,465

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,014 (81.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
797 (78.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
792 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
201 (25.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$11,007
Need-Based Gift
Received by 679 (85.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,113
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 670 (84.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,756
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 36 (4.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
120 (9.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,722

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
76%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$29,635
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
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
Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Ethnic Background, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities
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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