Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
undergradfinaid@ucdavis.edu
Application Process
Application Deadline
November 30
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 12
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001313 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
4,467 (74.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
3,049 (68.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,998 (98.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
607 (20.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$22,391
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,927 (97.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,830
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,284 (42.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,746
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 85 (2.8%) of aid recipients
223 (3.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,070
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
20,726 (68.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
17,017 (82.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
16,802 (98.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
3,253 (19.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$21,653
Need-Based Gift
Received by 16,472 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,383
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,916 (41.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,156
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 404 (2.4%) of aid recipients
1,169 (3.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,596
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
45%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$17,736
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
The UC Davis Aggie Grant Plan (for middle-income California students)
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture
Architecture
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Religion/Biblical Studies
Social Sciences
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
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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