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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,923
Out-of-state: $44,794
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,477
Out-of-state: $28,348
Room and Board
$10,310
Books and Supplies
$1,260
Other Expenses
$4,876
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaidinfo@missouri.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002516
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
3,400 (83.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,308 (67.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,218 (96.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
367 (16.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$12,455
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,983 (89.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,175
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,386 (62.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,008
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 209 (9.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
957 (23.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,773

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
14,461 (65.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
10,634 (73.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
10,300 (96.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,448 (14.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
60%
Average Award
$12,070
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,641 (83.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,146
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,164 (69.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,150
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 577 (5.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
4,050 (18.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,338

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
52%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,364
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, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/university loans, Alternative 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, Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Library Science, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children
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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