Student Affairs

Financial Aid

Cost of Attending

Below are estimated costs and sample award packages for 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 academic years.  Different costs of attendance exist for different types of students depending on living arrangements:

 

2013-14 Estimated Costs

Living with Parents Budget

Cost Description9 Months (3 Quarters)
Tuition and Fees 4,443
Books and Supplies 1,137
Room and Board 3,174
Transportation 1,380
Misc./Personal 1,614
Total Costs 11,748

Living Away from Home Budget

Cost Description9 Months (3 Quarters)
Tuition and Fees 4,443
Books and Supplies 1,137
Room and Board 9,492
Transportation 1,296
Misc./Personal 2,136
Total Costs 18,504

Sample Award Packages

#1

Don is 19 and lives with his mom whose prior year income for the family of two was $32,483. Don is not working and has no savings.
Costs 11,748 Grants 7,557
- EFC   1,672 Loans       0
Need 10,076 Work-Study 2,519

#2

Lindsey is 26 and lives with her parents. Her income was $16,971 last year and she had no savings.
Costs 11,748 Grants 5,781
- EFC  4,040 Loans 1,927
Need  7,708 Work-Study        0

#3

Connie is a single parent with two teenage children. She earned $29,500 last year.
Costs 18,504 Grants 9,437
- EFC          0 Loans 4,567
Need 18,504 Work-Study 4,500

#4

Beth is a married student and one of her two children is also in college. She and her husband earned $87,320 last year. They have little savings.
Costs 18,504 Grants 8,752
- EFC   1,672 Loans 3,580
Need 16,832 Work-Study 4,500

2014-15 Estimated Costs

Living with Parents Budget

Cost Description9 Months (3 Quarters)
Tuition and Fees 4,578
Books and Supplies 1,155
Room and Board 3,222
Transportation 1,401
Misc./Personal 1,638
Total Costs 11,994

Living Away from Home Budget

Cost Description9 Months (3 Quarters)
Tuition and Fees 4,578
Books and Supplies 1,155
Room and Board 9,633
Transportation 1,314
Misc./Personal 2,169
Total Costs 18,849

Sample Award Packages

#1

Don is 19 and lives with his mom whose prior year income for the family of two was $32,483. Don is not working and has no savings.
Costs 11,994 Grants 7,741
- EFC   1,672 Loans        0
Need 10,322 Work-Study 2,581

#2

Beth is married and has two children. She and her husband earned $50,747 last year. They have little savings.
Costs 18,849 Grants 8,973
- EFC      902 Loans 4,474
Need 17,947 Work-Study 4,500

#3

Lindsey is 26 and lives with her husband. Their income was $38,249 last year and they had no savings.
Costs 18,849 Grants 5,601
- EFC   7,647 Loans 5,601
Need 11,202 Work-Study        0

#4

Connie is a single parent with two teenage children. She earned $29,500 last year.
Costs 18,849 Grants 9,424
- EFC          0 Loans 4,925
Need 18,849 Work-Study 4,500