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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $31,113
Out-of-state: $47,643
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $15,520
Out-of-state: $32,050
Room and Board
$11,942
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$2,651
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

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

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002589
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
2,634 (89.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,174 (80.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,170 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
396 (17.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$24,716
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,007 (78.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,558
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,047 (93.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,535
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 178 (8.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
411 (14.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,013

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
9,895 (80.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,422 (85.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
8,353 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,329 (15.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$24,654
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,551 (72.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,139
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,959 (95.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,005
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 527 (6.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,867 (16.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,686

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
80%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$40,293
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
15.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/university loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Veterans Education Benefits (GI Bill)
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Handicapped Students, 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
$2,486

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