Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid-info@wmich.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 10
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002330 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,188 (86.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,407 (64.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,371 (97.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
119 (8.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
54%
Average Award
$10,737
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,256 (91.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,538
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 909 (66.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,051
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 99 (7.2%) of aid recipients
737 (29.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,433
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
9,778 (73.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,400 (75.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,243 (97.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
321 (4.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
51%
Average Award
$11,357
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,285 (86.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,752
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,753 (79.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,833
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 262 (3.6%) of aid recipients
2,909 (21.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,990
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
68%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$33,864
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
Private 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
Dance
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
International Students
Local/State Students
Out-of-State Students
Previous College Experience
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,707
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