Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
admissions@SanDiego.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
December 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 010395 Free
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
865 (75.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
679 (78.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
675 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
114 (16.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$41,724
Need-Based Gift
Received by 672 (99.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $35,986
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 421 (62.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,145
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 366 (54.2%) of aid recipients
203 (17.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,884
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
3,498 (61.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,058 (87.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,029 (99.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
398 (13.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$39,892
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,988 (98.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $33,711
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,129 (70.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,055
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,536 (50.7%) of aid recipients
1,046 (18.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,173
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
45%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$28,946
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Other Loans
College/University Loans
Private Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
TEACH Grants
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
1,863
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
23
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
237
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Number of Awards
86
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,673
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