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COLLEGE PROFILE

Sterling College

Sterling, KS

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$36,512
Tuition and Fees
$24,250
Room and Board
$8,280
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,782
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 Deadline 
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning February 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001945
Free

PROFILE OF 2016-17 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants108 (100.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need97 (89.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid97 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met15 (15.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met72%
Average Award$20,318
Need-Based Gift
Received by 92 (94.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,495
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 89 (91.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,041
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift11 (10.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,853
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants546 (99.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need469 (85.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid469 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met113 (24.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met82%
Average Award$22,213
Need-Based Gift
Received by 449 (95.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,049
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 423 (90.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,938
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift72 (13.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $10,084
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
81%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$28,221
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 LoansCollege/university 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, Athletic scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
450
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
122
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
26
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Public Servants, Siblings of Current Students, Twins, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
86
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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