Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
admissions@colby.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 1
Award Notification
On or about April 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002039 Free
Business/Farm Supplement Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
298 (52.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
224 (75.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
224 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
224 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$59,110
Need-Based Gift
Received by 224 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $58,633
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 64 (28.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $1,645
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Not reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,056 (49.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
895 (84.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
895 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
895 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$55,590
Need-Based Gift
Received by 895 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $56,210
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 288 (32.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $1,838
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Not reported
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
24%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,196
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Federal Perkins Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
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
Not reported
Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid data displayed on CollegeData’s college profiles is from the 2020-21 academic year.
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