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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$64,025
Tuition and Fees
$41,908
Room and Board
$18,134
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,523
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

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 30
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002218
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
854 (77.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
774 (90.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
771 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
66 (8.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
71%
Average Award
$30,292
Need-Based Gift
Received by 703 (91.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $13,164
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 677 (87.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,252
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 721 (93.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
247 (22.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,029

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
3,161 (66.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,896 (91.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,874 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
330 (11.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$28,833
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,562 (89.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,563
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,459 (85.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,111
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,691 (93.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,417 (29.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,264

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
73%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$28,582
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
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

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
4,332
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans
Number of Awards
213
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,443

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