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Financial Aid at Hamilton College - $200,000+
I entered our info on the Hamilton Net Price Calculator and it said that we're not entitled to any financial aid. However,
we visited the school and picked up a financial aid brochure which said 41% of families making between $200,000 and $299,000 get about $20,000 aid on average. And those making over $300,000 get about $8000 on average. Are there any scenarios that I might not be thinking about that would make us eligible for aid? Or is the net price calculator pretty accurate? We have no unusual circumstances like farm, business, second home, or divorce. One child in college next fall. About $234,000 AGI, $300,000 in non-retirement assets (529 included, does that count in assets?), $450,000 in home equity (200,000 mortgage).