Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@famu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001480 Free
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
981 (98.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
845 (86.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
830 (98.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
87 (10.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
57%
Average Award
$12,680
Need-Based Gift
Received by 672 (81.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,518
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 376 (45.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,270
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 592 (71.3%) of aid recipients
41 (4.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,402
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
5,856 (94.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
5,251 (89.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,043 (96.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
360 (7.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
56%
Average Award
$12,210
Need-Based Gift
Received by 4,141 (82.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,045
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,855 (56.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,113
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,462 (48.8%) of aid recipients
187 (3.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,501
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
81%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,003
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
Other Loans
Private
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
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Humanities
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
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Dance
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Ethnic Background
First-Generation College Students
Local/State Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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