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University of North Carolina at Asheville Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Asheville, NC

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $21,166
Out-of-state: $38,514
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,466
Out-of-state: $24,814
Room and Board
$9,950
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,400
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 March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002907
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
753 (96.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
502 (66.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
501 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
112 (22.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$12,982
Need-Based Gift
Received by 476 (95.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,006
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 339 (67.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,165
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 204 (40.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
209 (26.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,901

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,612 (82.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,912 (73.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,889 (98.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
473 (25.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$12,879
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,685 (89.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,762
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,314 (69.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,773
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 447 (23.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
372 (11.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,971

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
59%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$24,476
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
5.0%
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
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
3,192
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Dance, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
2
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
Not reported
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
$2,543

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