Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@wichita.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning September 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 001950 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,349 (88.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
939 (69.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
915 (97.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
206 (22.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$7,907
Need-Based Gift
Received by 638 (69.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,708
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 542 (59.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $1,645
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 527 (57.6%) of aid recipients
343 (22.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,227
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
6,602 (77.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
5,101 (77.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
4,958 (97.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
822 (16.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Award
$8,201
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,500 (70.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,611
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,140 (63.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,120
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,470 (49.8%) of aid recipients
1,546 (18.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,281
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
60%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,027
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
Bureau of Indian Affairs; TRIO Kansas Kids Gear Up
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Dance
Debating
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Community Service
Hobbies/Interests
Leadership
Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Ethnic Background
First-Generation College Students
Handicapped Students
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Out-of-State Students
Previous College Experience
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$3,180
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