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Oglethorpe University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Atlanta, GA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$60,410
Tuition and Fees
$41,410
Room and Board
$13,800
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$4,000
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 February 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001586
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
347 (87.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
295 (85.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
295 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
69 (23.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$36,811
Need-Based Gift
Received by 295 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $31,649
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 214 (72.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,664
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 60 (20.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
97 (24.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $30,779

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,050 (79.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
941 (89.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
938 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
172 (18.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$34,660
Need-Based Gift
Received by 930 (99.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $29,759
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 748 (79.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,434
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 138 (14.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
387 (29.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,292

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
66%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$35,732
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
Available
Other 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, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership, Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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