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Lighten Your Load

Lighten Your Load

LIGHTEN YOUR LOAD

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HUNDREDS
of families like yours
afford an NNU
education every year.
NNU STUDENTS
come from all economic backgrounds.
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Household income

Family income for 2018-2019 NNU students.

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So…how much is the
NNU sticker price?
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Sticker Price

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$32,780 Tuition & Fees

$8,800 Room & Board

2018-19 Tuition Comparison

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YES, THAT'S A LOT OF
MONEY

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Let's compare the
sticker price to the
actual cost:
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That number is the
2019-20
sticker price
Admittedly that is a big and scary number!
But for most NNU families, it's not the
number they actually pay.
Let's take a look at how we can
Lighten Your Load:
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Grants
Now, let's lighten your load
some more with grants. As much as
$12,000 (based on need).
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Scholarships
First, let's subtract scholarships. 
As much as $16,000 (based on merit).
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Loans

Finally, let's subtract loans.
As much as $5,500 (federal loans).

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SHORT ANSWER

Every student is unique.
While the actual cost of NNU is unique to each family, based on merit,
levels of need, and other levels of eligibility, the average financial aid
award for incoming students this year (2019-20) was $21,057.
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Scholarship Recipients
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In the fall of 2019, 100% of first time NNU students received scholarships and/or grants.That's money that doesn't need to be repaid, ever!

TO FIND OUT YOUR
ACTUAL COSTS

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Not EVEN!

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$26,459

IS THE AVERAGE federal loan debt among our most recent
NNU graduates who borrow.
That's a long way from the outrageous amounts
frequently reported in the news.
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THE REALITY IS
that 25% of NNU students graduate with absolutely NO DEBT at all!

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Q

That still feels like a heavy load to be pulling around. How will I repay that?
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A

NNU grads are prepared for success.
Which means NNU grads are able to pay back their loans.
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Check out the national loan default
rates among college grads:

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NNU

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NNU Default
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Private Colleges

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Private Default Rates
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Public Universities

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Public Default Rate

The load is a lot lighter
than you thought, right?

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