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St. John's University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Queens, NY

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$65,888
Tuition and Fees
$44,510
Room and Board
$18,312
Books and Supplies
$656
Other Expenses
$2,160
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
admhelp@stjohns.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline December 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002823
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
2,750 (88.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,422 (88.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,421 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
419 (17.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$30,971
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,738 (71.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,495
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,463 (60.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,190
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,420 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
669 (21.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,876

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
9,519 (81.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,698 (91.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
8,690 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,137 (13.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$29,999
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,356 (73.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,790
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,538 (63.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,842
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 8,578 (98.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
2,786 (23.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,356

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
68%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,237
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
30.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
15.0%

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 achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
8,523
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Dance, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music
Number of Awards
126
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Hobbies/Interests, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
454
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Public Servants, Local/State Students, Previous College Experience, Public Servants, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Veterans
Number of Awards
4,690
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,887

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