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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$56,930
Tuition and Fees
$39,580
Room and Board
$13,400
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,750
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 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
302 (92.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
269 (89.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
268 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
45 (18.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$34,945
Need-Based Gift
Received by 268 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,486
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 208 (76.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,621
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 39 (14.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
60 (17.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,348

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
955 (81.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
873 (91.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
872 (99.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
136 (16.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
71%
Average Award
$30,835
Need-Based Gift
Received by 869 (99.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $26,008
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 701 (78.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,405
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 110 (13.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
339 (25.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,022

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
59%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$32,739
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
10.0%
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
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
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
125
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
38
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership, Memberships
Number of Awards
97
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
723
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,652

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