Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
enrol_serv@mail.smu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 003613 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement Free
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
898 (57.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
544 (60.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
544 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
203 (37.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
86%
Average Award
$47,782
Need-Based Gift
Received by 530 (97.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $39,695
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 380 (69.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,885
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 144 (26.5%) of aid recipients
621 (39.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $28,950
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,768 (41.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,054 (74.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,048 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
742 (36.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$47,359
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,982 (96.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $39,290
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,541 (75.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,842
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 496 (24.2%) of aid recipients
2,858 (42.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $31,101
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
29%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$35,324
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
Other Loans
College/University 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
Not reported
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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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