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Salem State University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Salem, MA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $23,780
Out-of-state: $29,920
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,884
Out-of-state: $17,024
Room and Board
$12,896
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
FinAid@salemstate.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Not reported
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002188
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,036 (94.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
899 (86.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
889 (98.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
55 (6.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
56%
Average Award
$11,032
Need-Based Gift
Received by 848 (95.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,175
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 762 (85.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,351
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 379 (42.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
49 (4.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,211

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
4,580 (84.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,903 (85.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,823 (98.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
317 (8.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$10,189
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,945 (77.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,297
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,323 (86.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,419
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,456 (38.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
213 (3.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,771

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
82%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$26,204
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 Nursing loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

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

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Public Servants, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, First-Generation College Students, Members of Minorities, Public Servants, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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