Student Loans for Roger Williams Students

About Roger Williams

Roger Williams StudentsA private liberal arts university, Roger Williams was established in 1956. Its 140-acre campus located in Bristol, Rhode Island is home to over 3,800 students who pursue programs in more than 42 areas of study. Notably, Roger Williams boasts the distinction of being one of the few colleges in the country that offers an undergraduate degree in Marine Biology. It is also recognized for its school of architecture.

Roger Williams financial aid includes a variety of merit-based scholarships, such as the Roger Williams University Achievement Scholarship and the Presidential Excellence Scholarship. The university also offers grant,s including Pell Grants, TEACH Grants and others. Scholarships and grants are essentially free money which can be used to pay for educational expenses without any repayment. Student loans such as the federal Stafford and the federal Perkins are yet further aid options; however, unlike grants and scholarships, these loans have to be paid back. Too, federal work-study is available, allowing students to work on campus.

Private student loans are an alternative means of obtaining money for your educational expenses and are especially helpful if Roger Williams financial aid does not sufficiently meet your needs. To look for private loans, take advantage of the Student Loan Comparison Tool on our website. This tool will help you compare different lenders so that you can choose the private loan that best suits your needs.

Pay for Roger Williams University*

Total Avg. Cost $45,320
Tuition $29,718
Room & Board $12,740
Financial Aid Information
Students Receiving Fin Aid 90%
Typical Grant Amounts
State/Local $664
Federal $5,755
%Receiving Loans 63%
Avg. Other Stud. Loans $8,684
%Receiving Other Loans 11%

Get into Roger Williams University

Admission Rate 79%
Total Enrollment 4,978
Men 51%
Women 49%
Graduation Rate 62%
Application Fee $50

Contact Roger Williams University

One Old Ferry Rd
Bristol, RI 02809-2923(401) 253-1040
Financial Aid Office URL
Admissions Office URL

*Data source is the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) the data collection program for the National Center for Education Statistics


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