Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
FinancialAid@smsu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002503 Free
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,137 (88.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,399 (65.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,392 (99.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
416 (29.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Award
$13,766
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,264 (90.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,764
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 894 (64.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,239
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 366 (26.3%) of aid recipients
740 (30.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,204
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
9,517 (79.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
6,866 (72.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
6,761 (98.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,494 (22.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$12,404
Need-Based Gift
Received by 5,797 (85.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,180
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,579 (67.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,419
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,006 (14.9%) of aid recipients
2,520 (21.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,109
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
62%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,714
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
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal 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 2021-22 academic year.
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