Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@oakland.edu
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 002307 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,928 (90.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,418 (73.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,379 (97.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
90 (6.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
49%
Average Award
$12,266
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,042 (75.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,399
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 676 (49.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,970
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,015 (73.6%) of aid recipients
589 (27.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,108
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
9,326 (77.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,400 (79.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,145 (96.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
296 (4.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
43%
Average Award
$10,247
Need-Based Gift
Received by 4,954 (69.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,566
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,534 (63.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,143
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 4,341 (60.8%) of aid recipients
2,426 (20.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,129
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
56%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$25,003
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Other Loans
Private 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
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Dance
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
International Students
Local/State Students
Married Students
Out-of-State Students
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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