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Winston-Salem State University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Winston-Salem, NC

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $18,076
Out-of-state: $28,323
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,490
Out-of-state: $18,737
Room and Board
$9,586
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 March 1
Final deadline April 1
Award Notification
On or about March 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002986
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
958 (96.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
931 (97.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
786 (84.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
94 (12.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
51%
Average Award
$6,002
Need-Based Gift
Received by 782 (99.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,049
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 696 (88.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $1,684
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 150 (19.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
17 (1.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,024

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
4,644 (99.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,095 (88.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,552 (86.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
354 (10.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
71%
Average Award
$5,602
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,494 (98.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,350
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,062 (86.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $1,417
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 319 (9.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
54 (1.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,414

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
83%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$10,200
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
5.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
7.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
Available
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
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business, Computer Science, Education, Health Fields, Mathematics
Number of Awards
757
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
67
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Number of Awards
2
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, First-Generation College Students
Number of Awards
26
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,361

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