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Arkansas Tech University
Russellville, AR
TUITION AND EXPENSES
Cost of Attendance In-state: $19,722
Out-of-state: $26,292
Tuition and Fees In-state: $8,280
Out-of-state: $14,850
Room and Board $7,036
 
Books and Supplies $1,410
Other Expenses $2,996
Payment Plans Credit card, installment plan
APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID
Financial Aid Office
E-mail  
Web Site Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
 
Application Process
Application Deadline  
Award Notification On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Method for Awarding Institutional Aid Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001089
Free
Institution's own form  
PROFILE OF 2015-16 FINANCIAL AID
Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants 1,867 (96.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Need 1,348 (72.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid 1,333 (98.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met 62 (4.7%) of aid recipients
Avg. Pct. of Need Met 59%
Average Award $9,187
  Need-Based Gift Received by 1,080 (81.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,467
  Need-Based
  Self-Help
Received by 901 (67.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,929
  Merit-Based Gift Received by 933 (70.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift 349 (18.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,728
 
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants 6,343 (90.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Need 4,857 (76.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid 4,786 (98.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met 307 (6.4%) of aid recipients
Avg. Pct. of Need Met 58%
Average Award $9,302
  Need-Based Gift Received by 3,898 (81.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,458
  Need-Based
  Self-Help
Received by 3,435 (71.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,666
  Merit-Based Gift Received by 2,468 (51.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift 861 (12.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,804
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Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans 58%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates $27,156
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans
  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, SEOG, State scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available Academic scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, Athletic scholarships, State scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/ Achievement Award Areas Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Military Science, Agriculture, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/ Performance
Award Areas
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 Cheerleading/Drum Major, Junior Miss
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Out-of-State Students, Parents of Current Students, Public Servants, Veterans, Veterans' Children
  Number of Awards Not reported
  Top Areas (By
  Money Awarded)
 
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Employment
Work-Study Programs Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported