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Wednesday 4.23.2014

National Application Center :: campus tours :: Hardin-Simmons University costs & financial aid

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Hardin-Simmons University

Hardin-Simmons University
2200 Hickory
Abilene, TX 79698-0001

Official telephone: (325) 670-1000
Toll-free telephone: (877) 464-7889
Fax number: (325) 670-1527
Website: www.hsutx.edu
Screen last updated on: February 2014

The financial aid information below is valid for the 2012 academic year.

FINANCIAL AID OFFICE
Financial aid officer: Bridget Moore,
Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships
Contacting the office: 325 670-1331
877 464-7889 (toll free)
325 670-5822 (fax)
financialaid@hsutx.edu
FAFSA number: 003571

EXPENSES
Undergraduate tuition: $22,350; $22,350 out-of-state
Tuition notes: in-state tuition based on $745 per credit hour for 30 hrs/yr, out-of-state tuition based on $745 per credit hour for 30 hrs/yr, Tuition is different for nursing program.
Additional required fees: $1,110
Book fees: $800
Miscellaneous expenses: $2,574
Other expenses: Transportation and miscellaneous.
Combined room and board expenses: $6,792

APPLYING FOR AID

Required form Priority date Rolling? Closing date
FAFSAMarch 1yesN/A

Date award notification begins: February 1
Applied for financial aid:
99% of first-year students
97% of full-time undergraduates
54% of part-time undergraduates
Determined to have financial need:
76% of first-year students
73% of full-time undergraduates
63% of part-time undergraduates
Students determined to have financial need who received any financial aid:
100% of first-year students
100% of full-time undergraduates
100% of part-time undergraduates
Students determined to have financial need who received any need-based gift aid:
68% of first-year students
70% of full-time undergraduates
77% of part-time undergraduates
Students receiving financial aid who received need-based self-help aid:
88% of first-year students
90% of full-time undergraduates
82% of part-time undergraduates
Students receiving financial aid who received any non-need-based gift aid:
92% of first-year students
90% of full-time undergraduates
50% of part-time undergraduates
Students receiving financial aid whose need was fully met (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans):
31% of first-year students
21% of full-time undergraduates
1% of part-time undergraduates
Average percent of need that was met of students who received any need-based aid (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans):
78% for first-year students
69% for full-time undergraduates
43% for part-time undergraduates
Average financial aid package (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans):
$26,698 for first-year students
$20,933 for full-time undergraduates
$8,517 for part-time undergraduates
Average need-based gift award:
$7,200 for first-year students
$7,157 for full-time undergraduates
$3,069 for part-time undergraduates
Average need-based self-help award (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans):
$3,141 for first-year students
$4,495 for full-time undergraduates
$3,835 for part-time undergraduates
Average need-based loan (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans):
$3,141 for first-year students
$4,495 for full-time undergraduates
$3,835 for part-time undergraduates
Students who had no financial aid need and who received non-need-based aid (excluding athletic awards and tuition benefits):
24% of first-year students
27% of full-time undergraduates
23% of part-time undergraduates
Average award to students who had no financial aid need and who received non-need-based aid (excluding athletic awards and tuition benefits):
$11,150 for first-year students
$9,039 for full-time undergraduates
$1,743 for part-time undergraduates
Students who received a non-need-based athletic award:
0% of first-year students
0% of full-time undergraduates
0% of part-time undergraduates
Average non-need-based athletic award:
$0 for first-year students
$0 for full-time undergraduates
$0 for part-time undergraduates
School participates in Federal Work-Study Program: yes
Percent of students who received aid that participated in Federal Work Study: 3%

TYPES OF AID AVAILABLE
Types of loans available:
  • Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
  • Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
  • Direct PLUS Loans
  • FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
  • FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
  • FFEL PLUS Loans
  • Federal Perkins Loans
  • Federal Nursing Loans
  • State Loans
  • College/University Loans
Parent loans packaged to meet need: yes
First-year loan package range: $5,500 (full tuition)
Undergraduate loan package range: $5,500 (full tuition)
Percent of undergraduates who have borrowed through all loan programs: 71%
Average student debt upon graduation: $40,972
Types of payment plans:
  • guaranteed tuition
  • school's own payment plan(s)
Need-based scholarships/grants available:
  • need-based (general)
  • Federal Pell Grants
  • SEOG
  • state scholarships/grants
  • college/university scholarships/grants (institutional funds)
  • private scholarships/grants
  • TEACH grant.
Non-need-based scholarships/grants available:
  • non-need-based (general)
  • academic merit scholarships/grants
First-year scholarship/grant award range: $3,500 (full tuition)
Undergraduate scholarship/grant award range: $3,500 (full tuition)
Percent of scholarship aid awarded to out-of-state students: 97%