Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@bentley.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On or about April 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002124 Free
Business/Farm Supplement Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement Free
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
652 (69.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
452 (69.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
448 (99.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
110 (24.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Award
$37,808
Need-Based Gift
Received by 445 (99.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $34,706
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 350 (78.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,267
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 78 (17.4%) of aid recipients
264 (28.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,816
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,386 (58.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,914 (80.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,890 (98.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
510 (27.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$38,000
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,855 (98.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $33,877
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,619 (85.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,546
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 235 (12.4%) of aid recipients
1,017 (24.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,118
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
54%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,211
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
State Loans
Available
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
2,072
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
222
Special Characteristics Award Areas
International Students
Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
89
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,169
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