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Rust College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Holly Springs, MS

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$16,700
Tuition and Fees
$9,900
Room and Board
$4,300
Books and Supplies
$250
Other Expenses
$2,250
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline April 1
Award Notification
On or about June 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002433
Free
State Aid Form  
Business/Farm Supplement  
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
255 (88.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
255 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
255 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
150 (58.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Award
$6,985
Need-Based Gift
Received by 255 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,139
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 220 (86.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,726
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 170 (66.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
33 (11.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,898

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
806 (96.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
806 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
806 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
481 (59.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
60%
Average Award
$5,067
Need-Based Gift
Received by 741 (91.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,281
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 686 (85.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,695
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 459 (56.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
112 (13.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,795

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
55%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$9,314
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
 
State Loans
 
Other Loans
United Methodist Student 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 characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
117
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
33
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
Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans
Number of Awards
289
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$714

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