Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Application Process
Application Deadline
May 1
Award Notification
On or about March 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001036 Free
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
722 (80.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
443 (61.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
443 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
139 (31.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
86%
Average Award
$23,055
Need-Based Gift
Received by 443 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $18,453
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 292 (65.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,345
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 134 (30.2%) of aid recipients
422 (46.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,028
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,098 (59.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,464 (69.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,464 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
403 (27.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$22,795
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,439 (98.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,936
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,065 (72.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,028
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 340 (23.2%) of aid recipients
1,741 (49.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,207
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
27%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$29,762
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 Nursing Loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/University Loans
Private Education 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
Special achievements/activities
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Architecture
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Religion/Biblical Studies
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
2,936
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Dance
Debating
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
263
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Community Service
Hobbies/Interests
Leadership
Memberships
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
1,560
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Ethnic Background
International Students
Members of Minorities
Out-of-State Students
Relatives of Clergy
Religious Affiliation
Siblings of Current Students
Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Public Servants
Veterans
Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
221
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,519
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