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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$47,300
Tuition and Fees
$32,140
Room and Board
$10,760
Books and Supplies
$1,300
Other Expenses
$3,100
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
Priority deadline March 1
Final deadline June 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning October 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003623
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
557 (85.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
491 (92.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
491 (99.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
75 (11.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$26,854
Need-Based Gift
Received by 487 (99.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,474
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 404 (82.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,981
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 44 (7.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
139 (17.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,485

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,813 (76.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,598 (88.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,597 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
196 (11.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$28,040
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,585 (98.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,804
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,335 (83.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,207
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 109 (6.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
471 (19.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,709

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
66%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$35,111
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
8.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

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

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Military Science
Number of Awards
2,634
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
64
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Number of Awards
20
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Veterans
Number of Awards
152
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,087

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