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COLLEGE PROFILE

Wichita State University

Wichita, KS

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $14,607
Out-of-state: $23,346
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,895
Out-of-state: $16,634
Room and Board
$6,712
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfinaid@wichita.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application Deadline 
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning October 15
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001950
Free

PROFILE OF 2015-16 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants1,244 (98.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need480 (38.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid476 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met334 (70.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met52%
Average Award$7,347
Need-Based Gift
Received by 330 (69.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,340
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 331 (69.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,220
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 306 (64.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift547 (43.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,349
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants7,784 (91.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need3,660 (47.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid3,609 (98.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met2,438 (67.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met63%
Average Award$5,842
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,706 (75.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,287
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,813 (77.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,640
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,172 (32.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift1,817 (21.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,499
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
61%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$39,122
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
Not reported

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans 
Other Loans 
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Bureau of Indian Affairs Grants
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Athletic scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, 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
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Leadership, Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.67 3.79     26
Low 3.00 3.30     21
High 4.00 4.31     31
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