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Vassar College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Poughkeepsie, NY

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$75,860
Tuition and Fees
$58,770
Room and Board
$14,220
Books and Supplies
$900
Other Expenses
$1,890
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 30
Final deadline February 1
Award Notification
Not reported
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002895
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
498 (71.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
394 (79.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
392 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
392 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$56,675
Need-Based Gift
Received by 392 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $51,824
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 365 (93.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,069
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,715 (66.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,478 (86.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,469 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,469 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$56,765
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,469 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $50,451
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,400 (95.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,354
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
53%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$19,474
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
College/university 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
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
Not reported

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