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Saint Mary's College of California Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Moraga, CA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$70,380
Tuition and Fees
$50,660
Room and Board
$15,706
Books and Supplies
$1,080
Other Expenses
$2,934
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
No deadline for filing financial aid forms
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001302
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
440 (85.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
438 (99.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
438 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2 (.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$38,051
Need-Based Gift
Received by 266 (60.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,916
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 306 (69.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,995
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 438 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
78 (15.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,741

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,833 (72.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,794 (97.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,794 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
7 (.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$37,988
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,263 (70.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $16,751
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,400 (78.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,261
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,542 (86.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
568 (22.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,272

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
85%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$30,693
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
19.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
3.0%

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, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, English, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies
Number of Awards
29
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
41
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership, Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
34
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,631

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