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Westminster College Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

New Wilmington, PA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$47,936
Tuition and Fees
$36,806
Room and Board
$11,130
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
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 May 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003392
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
344 (98.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
313 (91.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
313 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
49 (15.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Award
$31,231
Need-Based Gift
Received by 308 (98.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $28,429
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 243 (77.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,381
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 306 (97.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
35 (10.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,923

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,077 (93.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
994 (92.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
994 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
191 (19.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
84%
Average Award
$31,472
Need-Based Gift
Received by 982 (98.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $27,762
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 746 (75.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,427
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 969 (97.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
154 (13.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,950

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
82%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$36,769
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
18.0%
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
State Loans
 
Other Loans
Alternative 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 characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Premedicine
Number of Awards
1,901
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
99
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
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
843
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,602

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