Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@gmu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
February 1
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 003749 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,930 (85.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,001 (68.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,927 (96.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
113 (5.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
60%
Average Award
$15,325
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,599 (83.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,368
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,311 (68.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,907
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 979 (50.8%) of aid recipients
822 (24.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,680
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
15,128 (70.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
12,085 (79.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
11,757 (97.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
320 (2.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
52%
Average Award
$14,195
Need-Based Gift
Received by 10,486 (89.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,355
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,795 (66.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,536
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,930 (24.9%) of aid recipients
2,353 (10.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,364
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
59%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$30,678
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
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
Not reported
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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