Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
college-aid@uchicago.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 4
Award Notification
On or about March 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is not required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001774 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
965 (52.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
719 (74.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
715 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
715 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$60,875
Need-Based Gift
Received by 714 (99.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $55,489
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 424 (59.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,958
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 197 (27.6%) of aid recipients
Not reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
3,223 (46.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,742 (85.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,717 (99.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,717 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$59,328
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,713 (99.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $54,183
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,019 (74.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,549
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 475 (17.5%) of aid recipients
Not reported
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
13%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,560
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
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Educators
Children of Public Servants
First-Generation College Students
Twins
Veterans
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
Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid data displayed on CollegeData’s college profiles is from the 2020-21 academic year.
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