Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@cornell.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 2
Award Notification
On or about April 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002711 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,342 (63.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,879 (80.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,879 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,879 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$55,604
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,842 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $51,026
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,307 (69.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,798
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Not reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
8,407 (54.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,318 (87.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,318 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
7,318 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$53,938
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,174 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $49,390
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,880 (66.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,841
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Not reported
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
38%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,865
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
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 2021-22 academic year.
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