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Simpson University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Indianola, IA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$52,698
Tuition and Fees
$42,246
Room and Board
$9,282
Books and Supplies
$1,170
Other Expenses
Not reported
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 001887
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
281 (96.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
264 (94.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
263 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
54 (20.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
86%
Average Award
$38,637
Need-Based Gift
Received by 261 (99.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $34,416
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 198 (75.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,803
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 44 (16.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
27 (9.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $27,112

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,052 (89.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
983 (93.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
979 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
202 (20.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
82%
Average Award
$34,223
Need-Based Gift
Received by 968 (98.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $29,188
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 763 (77.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,728
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 137 (14.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
163 (13.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,661

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
82%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$40,775
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
13.0%
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
College/university loans, Alternative 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, Debating, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students, Twins, 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
$1,303

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