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
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
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 2021-22 Financial Aid
Profile of 2021-22 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
574 (40.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
357 (62.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
357 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
346 (96.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
97%
Average Award
$55,478
Need-Based Gift
Received by 317 (88.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $57,703
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 284 (79.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,532
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 312 (87.4%) of aid recipients
73 (5.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,366
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,877 (34.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,435 (76.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,434 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,391 (97.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
98%
Average Award
$56,935
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,352 (94.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $56,342
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,216 (84.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,085
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,343 (93.7%) of aid recipients
534 (9.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $10,622
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
26%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$36,609
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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