Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
osfa@uga.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001598 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
4,915 (87.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,237 (45.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,194 (98.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
665 (30.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$14,134
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,145 (97.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,160
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 853 (38.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,507
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 580 (26.4%) of aid recipients
150 (2.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,623
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
20,287 (72.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
11,264 (55.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
11,020 (97.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,766 (25.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$12,980
Need-Based Gift
Received by 10,505 (95.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,265
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,615 (41.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,331
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,187 (19.8%) of aid recipients
889 (3.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,238
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
41%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$22,777
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
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture
Business
Education
Number of Awards
29,068
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
88
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Local/State Students
Number of Awards
233
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$3,118
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