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Subject:  Re: Things That Delay Early Retirement Date:  3/7/2001  3:49 PM
Author:  prometheuss Number:  33442 of 888931

These numbers are from a typical, small private college:

Financial Aid Statistics

[Our] students come from very diverse backgrounds. 
Consequently, the institution provides financial 
assistance to students who come from a variety of 
income backgrounds. This includes students who have 
very limited resources as well as students who have 
substantially more resources but still need assistance 
to meet the educational costs. Hence, family income 
ranges for students who qualify for need-based 
financial aid.

                                         2000   1999 
Total # Students Offered College Grants:  372    346 
Average Parental Contribution         $11,170 $8.784 
Average Need                          $18,826 $21,039 

Applicant Profile (1999 &2000) 

Family Income 2000 # of Students Average Package 1999 #of Students Average Package
 
$0 - $ 5,999        5 $25,450-$31,716    5 $25,201 
$6,000 - $11,999    1 $19,120            5 $27,910 
$12,000 - $17,999   8 $27,687-$31,750   10 $26,880 
$18,000 - $23,999   9 $28,300-$32,639   14 $27,337 
$24,000 - $29,999  16 $24,950-$31,900   15 $25,632 
$30,000 - $34,999  17 $21,751-$32,150   16 $23,895 
$35,000 - $39,999  11 $23,450-$34,813   14 $24,694 
$40,000 - $44,999  14 $19,093-$31,192   15 $23,844 
$45,000 - $49,999  21 $11,454-$32,960   20 $23,874 
$50,000 - $54,999  19 $15,025-$31,413   25 $21,551 
$55,000 - $59,999  29 $ 8,550-$27,285   18 $20,703 
$60,000 - $64,999  21 $11,025-$31,755   24 $20,368 
$65,000 - $69,999  27 $ 6,739-$32,168   13 $16,514 
$70,000 - $74,999  16 $10,925-$31,750   21 $15,514 
$75,000 - $79,999  12 $10,200-$23,786   21 $15,151 
$80,000 - $84,999  18 $11,025-$25,037   17 $11,864 
$85,000 - $89,999  15 $ 5,025-$22,275   12 $10,171 
$90,000 - $100,000 24 $ 1,000-$23,088   24 $11,824 
$100,000 & ABOVE   89 $ 1,000-$20,000   68 $ 8,976 

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