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University of Maryland Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

College Park, MD

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $28,630
Out-of-state: $56,697
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,779
Out-of-state: $38,846
Room and Board
$12,935
Books and Supplies
$1,250
Other Expenses
$3,666
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 January 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002103
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
3,706 (78.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,805 (48.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,796 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
382 (21.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$11,937
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,405 (78.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,398
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,510 (84.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,721
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 185 (10.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,056 (22.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,037

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
17,137 (60.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
11,675 (68.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
11,655 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,702 (14.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
60%
Average Award
$12,448
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,785 (75.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,577
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 10,656 (91.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,589
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 602 (5.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
3,723 (13.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,032

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
39%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$29,133
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
Private 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
Agriculture, Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Library Science, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Journalism/Publications, Music
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
Adult Students, Out-of-State Students, Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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