Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financial-aid@wfu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002978 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
666 (45.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
381 (57.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
381 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
373 (97.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$58,372
Need-Based Gift
Received by 364 (95.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $57,633
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 332 (87.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,686
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 314 (82.4%) of aid recipients
47 (3.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $33,266
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,942 (36.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,468 (75.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,467 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,450 (98.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$55,536
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,422 (96.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $52,881
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,335 (91.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,668
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 919 (62.6%) of aid recipients
284 (5.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,224
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
30%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,016
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
State Loans
Available
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
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
Local/State Students
Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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