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Rochester Institute of Technology Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Rochester, NY

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$67,304
Tuition and Fees
$51,240
Room and Board
$13,976
Books and Supplies
$1,098
Other Expenses
$990
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan, 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 January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002806
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
2,443 (91.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,079 (85.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,076 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
913 (44.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
87%
Average Award
$38,621
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,013 (97.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $32,321
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,022 (97.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,300
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 711 (34.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
478 (17.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,450

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
10,054 (82.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,935 (88.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
8,915 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
7,221 (81.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$38,000
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,626 (96.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,620
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 8,630 (96.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,300
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,422 (38.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,912 (15.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,450

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
75%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$39,835
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
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, National Science Foundation Grants
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Engineering/Technologies, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Performing Arts
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Veterans
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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