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Worcester State University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Worcester, MA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $25,589
Out-of-state: $31,669
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,161
Out-of-state: $16,241
Room and Board
$12,360
Books and Supplies
$1,368
Other Expenses
$1,700
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 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 002190
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
823 (92.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
612 (74.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
597 (97.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
195 (32.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$16,083
Need-Based Gift
Received by 548 (91.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,283
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 592 (99.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,516
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 280 (46.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
39 (4.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,540

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
3,541 (85.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,635 (74.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,527 (95.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
912 (36.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$15,384
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,157 (85.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,191
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,407 (95.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,128
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 881 (34.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
125 (3.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,886

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
76%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$30,629
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
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, SEOG
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
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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