Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
sas@clarkson.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002699 Free
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
678 (91.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
577 (85.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
576 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
180 (31.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$50,140
Need-Based Gift
Received by 576 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $39,575
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 383 (66.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,874
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 141 (24.5%) of aid recipients
147 (19.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $35,794
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,431 (87.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,159 (88.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,156 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
607 (28.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$49,104
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,151 (99.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,520
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,537 (71.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,281
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 474 (22.0%) of aid recipients
544 (19.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $32,201
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
78%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$28,000
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Other Loans
College/University Loans
Private/Alternative Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
HEOP
Non-Need-Based Available
Special achievements/ activities
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Engineering/Technologies
Home Economics
Humanities
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Hobbies/Interests
Leadership
Number of Awards
1,228
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Public Servants
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,800
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