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Union College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Schenectady, NY

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$76,110
Tuition and Fees
$59,427
Room and Board
$14,583
Books and Supplies
$1,500
Other Expenses
$600
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 January 15
Final deadline January 15
Award Notification
On or about March 25
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002889
Free
State Aid Form  
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
395 (71.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
347 (87.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
347 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
347 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$46,760
Need-Based Gift
Received by 347 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $40,535
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 338 (97.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,430
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 14 (4.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
142 (25.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,500

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,271 (58.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,162 (91.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,161 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,161 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$46,730
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,161 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $39,940
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,128 (97.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,375
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 73 (6.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
621 (28.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,300

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
53%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$36,921
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
2.0%

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
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
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 of Faculty/Staff
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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