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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $21,614
Out-of-state: $40,478
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,354
Out-of-state: $26,218
Room and Board
$9,966
Books and Supplies
$1,100
Other Expenses
$3,194
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
faid@mso.umt.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline December 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 16
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002536
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,165 (86.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
861 (74.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
859 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
100 (12.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$12,891
Need-Based Gift
Received by 542 (65.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,951
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 836 (95.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,313
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 584 (58.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
345 (22.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,117

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
5,013 (74.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,022 (80.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,989 (99.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
382 (9.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
60%
Average Award
$11,663
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,542 (66.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,771
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,734 (93.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,956
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,939 (44.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,258 (18.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,845

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
58%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$28,157
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
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
Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Creative Writing, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Leadership, Rodeo
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children with a Deceased or Disabled Parent, International Students, Local/State Students, Out-of-State Students, Veterans
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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