Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@kent.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 003051 Free
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
3,694 (92.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,645 (71.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,641 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
456 (17.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$13,888
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,578 (97.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,713
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,988 (75.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,483
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 274 (10.4%) of aid recipients
1,124 (28.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,233
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
13,862 (78.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
10,422 (75.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
10,321 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,578 (15.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$12,433
Need-Based Gift
Received by 9,268 (89.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,145
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,976 (77.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,279
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 828 (8.0%) of aid recipients
4,698 (26.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,207
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
69%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$31,141
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 Nursing Loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/University Loans
Alternative 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
Agriculture
Architecture
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Library Science
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Religion/Biblical Studies
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
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
Ethnic Background
First-Generation College Students
Handicapped Students
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Out-of-State Students
Previous College Experience
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,940
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