Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@uncw.edu
Application Process
Application Deadline
February 1
Award Notification
On or about March 20
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002984 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,700 (84.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
996 (58.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
996 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
124 (12.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
43%
Average Award
$8,496
Need-Based Gift
Received by 870 (87.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,118
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 676 (67.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,978
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 269 (27.0%) of aid recipients
33 (1.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,489
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
8,565 (72.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
6,196 (72.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
6,196 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
653 (10.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
48%
Average Award
$9,314
Need-Based Gift
Received by 5,092 (82.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,187
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,006 (64.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,902
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 889 (14.3%) of aid recipients
236 (2.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,184
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
37%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,696
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
External Loans Or Non-Federal 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
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Local/State Students
Out-of-State Students
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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