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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$59,452
Tuition and Fees
$44,062
Room and Board
$12,670
Books and Supplies
$900
Other Expenses
$1,820
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 1
Award Notification
On or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003198
Free

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
304 (94.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
266 (87.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
266 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
99 (25.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$38,668
Need-Based Gift
Received by 215 (80.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $29,494
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 206 (78.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,820
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 260 (97.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
36 (11.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,500

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,144 (87.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,015 (88.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,015 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
281 (23.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
82%
Average Award
$36,593
Need-Based Gift
Received by 797 (81.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $33,269
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 822 (81.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,962
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 969 (95.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
126 (20.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,340

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
75%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,792
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
17.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
Private loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
1,106
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Debating, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
74
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership
Number of Awards
7
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Members of Minorities, Previous College Experience, Siblings of Current Students, Veterans
Number of Awards
696
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,455

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