Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@cornell.edu
Application Process
Application Deadline
January 2
Award Notification
Not reported
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
2,015 (62.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,624 (80.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,624 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,624 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$52,017
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,587 (97.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $47,574
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,051 (64.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,834
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Not reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
8,078 (55.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,093 (87.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,093 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
7,093 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$51,716
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,856 (96.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $46,817
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,109 (72.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,877
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Not reported
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
42%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$32,372
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 2020-21 academic year.
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