Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@bucknell.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 003238 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
657 (64.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
462 (70.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
462 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$43,000
Need-Based Gift
Received by 427 (92.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,400
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 462 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,000
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 164 (35.5%) of aid recipients
72 (7.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,473
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,933 (52.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,531 (79.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,531 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$41,000
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,366 (89.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $35,700
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,531 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,500
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 481 (31.4%) of aid recipients
311 (8.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $21,126
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
39%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$35,129
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business
Engineering/Technologies
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Creative Writing
Dance
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
90
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
118
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,500
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