Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@louisville.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
August 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001999 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,359 (90.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,799 (76.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,769 (98.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
351 (19.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
56%
Average Award
$13,255
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,733 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,821
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 816 (46.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,692
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 291 (16.4%) of aid recipients
502 (19.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,042
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
8,997 (77.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,221 (80.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
6,973 (96.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,188 (17.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
56%
Average Award
$12,765
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,560 (94.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,374
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,777 (54.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,002
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 878 (12.6%) of aid recipients
1,840 (15.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,133
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
55%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$25,324
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 Nursing 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
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Library Science
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Dance
Debating
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Community Service
Hobbies/Interests
Junior Miss
Leadership
Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
Children with a Deceased or Disabled Parent
Ethnic Background
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Out-of-State Students
Previous College Experience
Veterans
Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$3,831
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