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St. Cloud State University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

St. Cloud, MN

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $20,960
Out-of-state: $29,194
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,260
Out-of-state: $16,494
Room and Board
$8,900
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,600
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
financialaid@stcloudstate.edu
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 beginning February 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002377
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,038 (85.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
764 (73.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
764 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
154 (20.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$11,292
Need-Based Gift
Received by 764 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,663
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 725 (94.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,484
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 380 (49.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
268 (22.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,269

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
4,993 (74.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,886 (77.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,881 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,027 (26.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$12,336
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,774 (97.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,823
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,654 (94.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,665
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,246 (32.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
425 (6.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,091

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
67%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$29,580
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
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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Health Fields, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students
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
Not reported

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