Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@oakland.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 002307 Free
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,234 (84.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,710 (76.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,682 (98.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
169 (10.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
54%
Average Award
$12,784
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,312 (78.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,690
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 917 (54.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,036
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,324 (78.7%) of aid recipients
679 (25.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,759
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
9,389 (75.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,501 (79.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,370 (98.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
362 (4.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
45%
Average Award
$10,583
Need-Based Gift
Received by 5,337 (72.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,340
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,958 (67.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,249
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 4,625 (62.8%) of aid recipients
2,385 (19.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,399
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
56%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,899
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
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
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
1,120
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Dance
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
109
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
$2,043
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