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This is a net price estimate only and not a guarantee of financial aid to be received. In order to make this net price calculator easy to use, the number of questions was limited by design. Because this calculator is easy to use, the actual financial aid awards may vary after students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) available at This financial aid calculator bases results on an Estimated Family Contribution utilizing federal methodology. Please note the following information from the United States Department of Education:

  1. The estimate does not represent a final determination, or actual award, of financial assistance;
  2. Shall not be binding on the Secretary, the institution of higher education, or the State, and
  3. May change;

This calculator was developed in October 2015 for the 2016-2017 academic year and is based on the best information available at that time. Future federal and state Congressional budget actions may affect the overall levels of government program aid available and ultimately affect your actual final award.

Students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid in order to be eligible for, and receive, an actual financial aid award that includes federal grant, loan, or work-study assistance under Title IV.

Please note: This calculator is designed for undergraduate students taking 12 or more credits.

A calculator will be developed for all other student populations in the future.

Traditional Students in the School of Arts & Sciences, School of Business, or School of Communication

Traditional Undergraduate students are defined as undergraduate students taking 12 or more credits.

Traditional Undergraduate students underneath a 2.5 GPA, 1300 SAT Score, or 18 ACT will have their academic acceptance reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

International Students

This calculator is not for International Students.

Transfer Students

Please note that federal loan limits increase by grade level and the results shown are the minimum.