Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
sfc@albany.edu
Application Process
Application Deadline
February 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 12
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002835 Free
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,795 (92.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,153 (77.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,132 (99.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
215 (10.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$12,918
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,096 (98.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,596
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,297 (60.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,325
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 150 (7.0%) of aid recipients
654 (21.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,685
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
9,831 (83.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,008 (81.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,840 (97.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
671 (8.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Award
$11,849
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,306 (93.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,179
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,013 (63.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,406
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 370 (4.7%) of aid recipients
1,748 (14.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,220
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
66%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,106
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus 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
$1,500
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