Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
FINAID@clemson.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 2
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 003425 Free
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
3,872 (84.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,147 (55.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,007 (93.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
199 (9.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
47%
Average Award
$13,011
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,728 (86.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,786
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,383 (68.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,731
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,117 (55.7%) of aid recipients
939 (20.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,287
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
13,437 (62.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,894 (66.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
8,432 (94.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
811 (9.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
47%
Average Award
$12,292
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,084 (84.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,628
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,054 (71.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,514
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,041 (36.1%) of aid recipients
4,871 (22.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,719
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
48%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$32,934
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
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Ethnic Background
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
$2,529
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