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University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Whitewater, WI

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $18,303
Out-of-state: $27,024
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,695
Out-of-state: $16,416
Room and Board
$6,878
Books and Supplies
$580
Other Expenses
$3,150
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

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

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline January 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003926
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,710 (93.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,133 (66.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,092 (96.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
419 (38.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
57%
Average Award
$7,747
Need-Based Gift
Received by 657 (60.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,115
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 917 (84.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,332
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 349 (32.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
110 (6.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,037

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
7,327 (77.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
5,226 (71.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,053 (96.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,130 (42.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$8,430
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,213 (63.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,243
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,204 (83.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,221
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,093 (21.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
600 (6.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,027

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
78%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$28,008
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
9.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
Private/alternative 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, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, Mathematics, 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, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children
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
$1,083

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