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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$69,750
Tuition and Fees
$54,690
Room and Board
$12,900
Books and Supplies
$1,100
Other Expenses
$1,060
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

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

Application Process

Application Deadline
February 1
Award Notification
On or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003744
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
496 (61.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
324 (68.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
324 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
270 (84.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$50,153
Need-Based Gift
Received by 312 (98.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $45,282
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 253 (73.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,756
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 63 (22.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
93 (10.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $30,325

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,621 (51.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,284 (79.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,284 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,050 (79.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$49,423
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,249 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $43,705
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,011 (79.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,592
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 243 (17.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
610 (18.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,157

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
43%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,406
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
11.0%
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, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
165
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
31
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Number of Awards
100
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
296
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,509

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