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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$50,170
Tuition and Fees
$36,810
Room and Board
$11,560
Books and Supplies
$1,800
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

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 May 31
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning November 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001363
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
478 (88.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
418 (87.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
418 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
67 (16.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
84%
Average Award
$33,265
Need-Based Gift
Received by 417 (99.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $23,960
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 294 (70.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,418
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 56 (13.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
114 (21.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,496

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,861 (78.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,636 (87.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,615 (98.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
208 (12.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$29,824
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,455 (90.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $20,657
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,271 (78.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,917
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 154 (9.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
511 (21.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,121

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
56%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$24,531
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
 

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, Mathematics, Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
920
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Debating, Music
Number of Awards
45
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
50
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Local/State Students, Public Servants
Number of Awards
13
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,222

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