Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
admissions@rpi.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On or about March 6
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002803 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,146 (78.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
916 (79.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
915 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
601 (65.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
12%
Average Award
$46,293
Need-Based Gift
Received by 915 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $40,832
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 540 (59.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,274
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 210 (23.0%) of aid recipients
421 (28.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,757
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
4,015 (64.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,461 (86.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,455 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,681 (77.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
18%
Average Award
$42,052
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,453 (99.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,412
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,210 (64.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,242
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 485 (14.0%) of aid recipients
1,871 (29.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,105
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
60%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$40,450
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 Perkins Loans
State Loans
Available
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
ROTC and Veteran Benefits
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Humanities
Mathematics
Military Science
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Ethnic Background
Members of Minorities
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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