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Financial Aid

Basis for Awarding Grants and Scholarships

1. Institution's policy regarding the tuition award aid based on need (both full- and part-time students):

  • Yes
2. Financial aid forms that all domestic first-year (freshmen) financial aid applicants must submit:

  • Institutions own financial aid forms
3. Total dollars awarded to all undergraduates for the following categories (2012-2013) :

Total grant/scholarship dollars awarded:
$ 23,561,000

Total loan dollars awarded to the students:
$ 9,355,000

Total loan dollars awarded to parents:
$ 26,000

Total job dollars awarded:
$ 421,000

Grand Total:

4. Indicate the other criteria used in making award decisions for grants and scholarships:

  • Academics
  • State/district residency
  • Leadership
  • Art
5. For grants and scholarships for which need is not considered, indicate the criteria used in making award decisions.

  • Academics
  • State/district residency
  • Leadership
  • Art
  • Athletics

 Freshman Financial Aid Application Procedures

6. Financial aid application deadlines and dates for Fall freshman class: May 1

7. Financial aid notification for fall term: On or about June 15. 

Policies on Reducing and/ or Meeting College Costs

8. Policies implemented by the insitution to help students reduce or meet college costs.
            a. Tuition and/ or fee waiver for the following categories:
  • Senior citizens
  • Employees/ families of employess
            b. Tuition payment plan offered by the insitiution:
  • Credit card payment
  • Deferred payment
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