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Georgia Southern University

Statesboro, GA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $23,236
Out-of-state: $35,838
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,066
Out-of-state: $19,668
Room and Board
$9,320
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$5,650
Payment PlansCredit card

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfinaid@georgiasouthern.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline April 20
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 20
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001572
Free

PROFILE OF 2011-12 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants3,295 (93.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need2,319 (70.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,282 (98.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met243 (10.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met53%
Average Award$8,548
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,016 (88.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,410
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,905 (83.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,429
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 47 (2.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift81 (2.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,095
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants13,935 (89.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need10,502 (67.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid10,332 (98.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met778 (7.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met49%
Average Award$8,598
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,476 (82.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,876
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 8,987 (87.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,334
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 120 (1.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift280 (1.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,867
Borrowing
2012 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
68%
Average Indebtedness of
2012 Graduates
$21,562
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
8.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
2.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State LoansAvailable
Other LoansAlternative loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, Hope Scholarships, TEACH Grants
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, Athletic scholarships, Minority scholarships, State scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
787
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Communication, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Military Science, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Social Sciences, English
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
59
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Art/Fine Arts, Theater/Drama, Music, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Junior Miss, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
165
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Religious Involvement, Memberships, Junior Miss, Leadership, Community Service
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Public Servants, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, Married Students, Members of Minorities, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
28
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Public Servants, Religious Affiliation, Handicapped Students, Married Students, Members of Minorities, First-Generation College Students
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$1,849
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CLASS OF 2018 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.15 3.23 510 504 502 22
Low 1.70 1.70 330 310 350 15
High 4.00 4.10 760 720 660 32
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