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Montclair State University

Montclair, NJ

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $29,656
Out-of-state: $38,370
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $11,540
Out-of-state: $20,254
Room and Board
$14,010
Books and Supplies
$1,300
Other Expenses
$2,806
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan, external finance company

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfinancialaid@montclair.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline March 1
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002617
Free

PROFILE OF 2012-13 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants1,972 (89.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need1,645 (83.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid1,486 (90.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met68 (4.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met74%
Average Award$8,616
Need-Based Gift
Received by 943 (63.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,539
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,216 (81.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,470
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 124 (8.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift124 (5.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,302
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants10,076 (69.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need8,667 (60.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid8,080 (93.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met452 (5.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met78%
Average Award$9,052
Need-Based Gift
Received by 5,034 (62.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,211
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,888 (85.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,512
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 619 (7.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift619 (4.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,795
Borrowing
2013 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
71%
Average Indebtedness of
2013 Graduates
$28,070
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 LoansAvailable
Other LoansPrivate loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, Minority scholarships, State scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships, Leadership scholarships, Religious affiliation scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Social Sciences, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Home Economics
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Dance, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Theater/Drama, Music, Performing Arts, Dance
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Leadership, Community Service
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, International Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
International Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$1,070
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CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.18 3.38 526 517 520 22
Low 2.04 2.30 290 340 330 15
High 4.00 4.50 730 700 790 30
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