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Roger Williams University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Bristol, RI

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$54,537
Tuition and Fees
$35,169
Room and Board
$15,390
Books and Supplies
$900
Other Expenses
$3,078
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan, 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
February 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 20
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003410
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,024 (92.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
858 (83.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
857 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
73 (8.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$26,407
Need-Based Gift
Received by 628 (73.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,451
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 741 (86.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,956
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 838 (97.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
250 (22.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,352

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
3,194 (79.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,675 (83.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,669 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
276 (10.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$24,895
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,559 (58.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $16,971
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,963 (73.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,924
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,517 (94.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,248 (31.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,553

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
64%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$44,753
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
10.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

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
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
3,778
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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Siblings of Current Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
129
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,825

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