At Amherst College, 55 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $43,424.
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Tuition & Expenses
|Tuition and fees||$46,574 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$12,170 (2013-14)|
|Net price calculator||https://www.amherst.edu/offices/financialaid/calculator|
|Graduating students who have borrowed (2012)||30.0%|
|Average total indebtedness of 2012 graduating class||$14,566|
|Financial aid statistics|
* Paying for School details based on 2012 data