At American University, 51.9 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $19,733.
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Tuition & Expenses
|Tuition and fees||$40,649 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$14,180 (2013-14)|
|Net price calculator||http://www.american.edu/financialaid/Net-Price-Calculator-Form.cfm|
|Graduating students who have borrowed (2012)||55.0%|
|Average total indebtedness of 2012 graduating class||$34,649|
|Financial aid statistics|
* Paying for School details based on 2012 data