Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
admitusc@usc.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On or about April 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001328 Free
Business/Farm Supplement Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement Free
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,996 (63.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,217 (61.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,217 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,124 (92.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$58,709
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,036 (85.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $44,175
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,073 (88.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,146
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 896 (73.6%) of aid recipients
790 (24.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,267
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
9,814 (50.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,477 (76.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,471 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
6,795 (91.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
99%
Average Award
$55,626
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,569 (87.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $42,474
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,938 (92.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,522
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 4,342 (58.1%) of aid recipients
4,359 (22.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,243
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
33%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,850
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 Perkins Loans
Other Loans
College/University 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Debating
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
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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