Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@gwu.edu
Application Process
Application Deadline
January 5
Award Notification
Not reported
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001444 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
1,452 (74.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
976 (67.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
888 (91.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
788 (88.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
93%
Average Award
$44,559
Need-Based Gift
Received by 870 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $32,574
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 564 (63.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,192
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 481 (54.2%) of aid recipients
486 (24.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $21,866
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
5,891 (58.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,682 (79.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
4,010 (85.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
3,447 (86.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$43,575
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,893 (97.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,868
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,713 (67.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,201
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,358 (58.8%) of aid recipients
2,869 (28.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $21,833
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
44%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,731
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
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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