Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financialaid@mail.montclair.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002617 Free
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
3,227 (93.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,574 (79.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,390 (92.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
28 (1.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
53%
Average Award
$11,761
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,867 (78.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,209
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,358 (56.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,211
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,088 (45.5%) of aid recipients
225 (6.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,583
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
11,969 (83.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
10,158 (84.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
9,553 (94.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
100 (1.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
52%
Average Award
$12,036
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,225 (75.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,878
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,562 (58.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,131
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,910 (30.5%) of aid recipients
787 (5.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,300
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
68%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$39,742
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
State Loans
Available
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
NJ DACA/Dreamer students use the NJ Alternative Application for state aid.
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences
Business
Computer Science
Education
English
Health Fields
Home Economics
International Studies
Mathematics
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Dance
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Members of Minorities
Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,744
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