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Tulane University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

New Orleans, LA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$75,884
Tuition and Fees
$56,800
Room and Board
$15,774
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,110
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@tulane.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 12
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002029
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Business/Farm Supplement  
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,020 (56.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
556 (54.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
555 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
285 (51.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
94%
Average Award
$47,132
Need-Based Gift
Received by 544 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,284
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 393 (70.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,269
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 180 (32.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
786 (43.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,239

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
3,267 (43.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,294 (70.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,290 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,101 (48.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
93%
Average Award
$47,419
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,222 (97.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,297
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,663 (72.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,045
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 601 (26.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
3,144 (41.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,189

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
34%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,306
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
 
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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
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, International Students, Local/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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