Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
osfa@uw.edu
Application Process
Application Deadline
November 16
Award Notification
On or about April 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 003798 Free
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
4,920 (71.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,852 (58.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,620 (91.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
884 (33.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$17,346
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,423 (92.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $17,089
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,046 (39.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,165
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 165 (6.3%) of aid recipients
474 (6.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,719
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
16,684 (57.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
12,115 (72.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
11,428 (94.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
3,108 (27.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$17,977
Need-Based Gift
Received by 10,578 (92.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $16,978
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,458 (47.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,488
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 542 (4.7%) of aid recipients
2,882 (9.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,351
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
32%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$19,163
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 Nursing 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
Academic scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Architecture
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Library Science
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
3,069
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Dance
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$4,616
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