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Davidson College

Davidson, NC

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$66,678
Tuition and Fees
$49,949
Room and Board
$13,954
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$1,775
Payment PlansInstallment plan

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailadmission@davidson.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlineFebruary 15
Award NotificationOn or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002918
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile$25 for first college, $16 each additional
Business/Farm Supplement 

PROFILE OF 2017-18 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants365 (70.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need266 (72.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid266 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met266 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$47,564
Need-Based Gift
Received by 266 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $43,859
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 156 (58.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,596
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 93 (35.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift19 (3.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $26,274
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants1,079 (59.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need904 (83.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid904 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met904 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$47,803
Need-Based Gift
Received by 899 (99.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $44,434
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 576 (63.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,090
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 234 (25.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift118 (6.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,739
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
26%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$20,431
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
State Loans 
Other LoansAlternative loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, need-linked special talent scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableNone
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Education, Foreign Languages, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Out-of-State Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation
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
$2,059
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.80 4.29 696 698 31
Low 3.18 3.21 530 560 24
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 36
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