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
2,410 (70.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,521 (63.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,520 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,444 (95.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
106%
Average Award
$58,131
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,405 (92.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $45,003
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,114 (73.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,278
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,027 (67.6%) of aid recipients
875 (25.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,937
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
10,065 (54.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,335 (72.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,333 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
7,132 (97.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
107%
Average Award
$58,105
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,747 (92.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $42,905
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,349 (86.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,920
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 4,465 (60.9%) of aid recipients
4,708 (25.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $17,848
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
32%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,413
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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