B Y T H E N U M B E R S
According to the Princeton Profile:
a total of 2,030 or 44 percent of all Princeton undergraduates are on financial aid; the median family income of students receiving aid is $85,000.
the University's total scholarship budget is $42 million; 89 percent of that budget is provided by the University in the form of endowed scholarships ($36.7 million) and yearly gifts to the scholarship program ($600,000).
six percent of the total scholarship budget ($2.6 million) is provided by the government.
five percent of the total scholarship budget ($2.1 million) is provided by outside organizations.
February 25, 2002
Vol. 91, No. 17
In the news
Students seek understanding of Sept. 11 issues in classes
Creager catches the bug for history of science
Whitman selected as baccalaureate speaker
Survey provides feedback on Web use
Black History Month
National Girls and Women in Sports Day
United Way Campaign Results
PWB and Schultz win advancement awards
Three faculty members earn prestigious research awards
Three elected to engineering academy
By the numbers Financial Aid
Calendar of events
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