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Northwood University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Midland, MI

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$42,890
Tuition and Fees
$29,480
Room and Board
$11,110
Books and Supplies
$1,240
Other Expenses
$1,060
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
No deadline for filing financial aid forms
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning January 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 004072
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
257 (91.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
188 (73.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
188 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
57 (30.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Award
$25,353
Need-Based Gift
Received by 155 (82.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,345
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 146 (77.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,625
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 84 (44.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
50 (17.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,814

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
897 (77.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
720 (80.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
719 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
207 (28.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$22,522
Need-Based Gift
Received by 610 (84.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,908
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 595 (82.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,755
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 311 (43.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
200 (17.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,468

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
68%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$32,254
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
22.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
9.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
Private loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business
Number of Awards
1,042
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
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Number of Awards
4
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Siblings of Current Students
Number of Awards
98
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,987

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