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University of Northern Colorado Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Greeley, CO

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,442
Out-of-state: $38,514
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,188
Out-of-state: $22,260
Room and Board
$11,204
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$3,600
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
sfr@unco.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 January 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001349
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,686 (93.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,225 (72.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,225 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
401 (32.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$14,842
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,074 (87.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,379
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,138 (92.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,507
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,120 (91.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
541 (30.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,188

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
6,496 (84.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,842 (74.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
4,838 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,476 (30.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$15,328
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,832 (79.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,553
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,505 (93.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,739
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,606 (74.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
2,001 (26.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,354

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
62%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$23,967
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
11.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
4.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Nursing 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, Communication, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, 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
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership, 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, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, Children of Workers in Trades, Children with a Deceased or Disabled Parent, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Married Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience, 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
$1,762

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