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California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Pomona, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $25,939
Out-of-state: $37,819
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,297
Out-of-state: $19,177
Room and Board
$14,700
Books and Supplies
$1,650
Other Expenses
$2,292
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mail
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline March 2
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001144
Free

PROFILE OF 2016-17 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants3,478 (85.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need2,761 (79.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,605 (94.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met75 (1.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met59%
Average Award$10,545
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,133 (78.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,695
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,338 (50.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,823
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 607 (26.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based GiftReceived by .1% of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants16,552 (78.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need14,460 (87.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid13,740 (95.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met813 (5.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met55%
Average Award$11,105
Need-Based Gift
Received by 11,411 (80.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,805
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,200 (50.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,755
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,678 (22.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift12 (.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,262
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
53%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$22,404
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
2.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
6.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans 
Other LoansCollege/university loans, Alternative loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Athletic scholarships, State scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Agriculture, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Architecture, Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education
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
Hobbies/Interests, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Current Students, First-Generation College Students, Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$2,477
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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Average 3.51 3.78 631 609 27
Low 2.00 2.00 380 33 16
High 4.00 4.58 800 770 36
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