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Garfield Avenue project affects travel on lower campus.

The project is expected to be completed in fall 2018, and the footbridge will be closed from late May to late August in both 2017 and 2018.

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Paying for College

Real help for the financial side of things

Learning how to pay for your investment in a college education is a big part of your college search! Not to worry…we assist in determining your actual cost of tuition after various forms of aid are applied. And we help you try to find the aid for which you qualify! So let's get down to business so you get on to bigger and better things.

What types of financial aid are available?


Money that does not need to be repaid, based on financial need.


Some are based on need, must be repaid with interest, available to all.


Money given through on-campus jobs, based on financial need.

Other options:


Merit-based and need-based awards are available.


Open to all; funded by university

How do I apply for financial aid?

Financial aid is based on filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form found at Eligibility for any form of aid are based on filling out the FAFSA. Priority is given to students who complete the form by March 15, and notification of aid begins mid-April.


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