Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
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 003223 Free
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
3,570 (80.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,265 (63.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,150 (94.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
177 (8.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$11,332
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,671 (77.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,480
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,269 (59.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,404
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 126 (5.9%) of aid recipients
935 (21.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,178
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
11,052 (63.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,022 (72.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,398 (92.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
482 (6.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$11,430
Need-Based Gift
Received by 5,775 (78.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,826
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,991 (67.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,372
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 357 (4.8%) of aid recipients
2,949 (16.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,795
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
42%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,060
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
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Architecture
Biological Sciences
Business
Education
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
8,223
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Creative Writing
Dance
Debating
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
313
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
International Students
Local/State Students
Veterans
Number of Awards
350
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,624
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