Yale admits students for their academic and personal promise without regard to their ability to pay. Concern about cost should not keep students from applying. 100% of demonstrated need will be met.
The Financial Aid Package
A financial aid award typically includes a need-based Yale Scholarship
and a student contribution (which consists of a term time job and student income). Students are not expected to take out loans. Yale financial aid covers 100% of demonstrated financial need for all undergraduates.
Good News on the Cost of Yale
Financial aid is based on the total cost of attendance: $65,725 for academic year 2015-2016, which includes tuition, room and board, books and personal expenses. Families whose total gross income is less than $65,000 (with typical assets) are not expected
to make a contribution towards their child’s Yale education.
Over 10% of Yale undergraduate families have an Expected Family Contribution of $0. faqs
Average need-based scholarship in 2013–2014.See who qualifies for aid.
Student minimum wage foron-campus work-study jobs. See work opportunities.
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