Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
fao@newpaltz.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002846 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
888 (92.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
614 (69.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
610 (99.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
72 (11.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
54%
Average Award
$12,278
Need-Based Gift
Received by 356 (58.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,773
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 481 (78.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,612
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 172 (28.2%) of aid recipients
8 (.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,750
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
4,804 (81.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,552 (73.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,522 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
399 (11.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Award
$11,562
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,728 (77.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,517
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,642 (75.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,446
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,002 (28.4%) of aid recipients
79 (1.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,579
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
61%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,403
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
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
Communication
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
International Studies
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Ethnic Background
First-Generation College Students
Local/State Students
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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