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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of West Georgia

Carrollton, GA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $23,426
Out-of-state: $36,322
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $6,956
Out-of-state: $19,852
Room and Board
$9,028
Books and Supplies
$1,500
Other Expenses
$5,942
Payment PlansCredit card

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfinaid@westga.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline April 1
Final deadline July 1
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning May 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001601
Free

PROFILE OF 2013-14 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants2,071 (95.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need1,745 (84.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid1,735 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met352 (20.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met37%
Average Award$6,450
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,186 (68.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,685
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,593 (91.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,536
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 257 (14.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift86 (4.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,188
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants7,560 (90.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need6,470 (77.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid6,400 (98.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met1,603 (25.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met40%
Average Award$7,209
Need-Based Gift
Received by 4,459 (69.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,703
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,831 (91.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,316
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 689 (10.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift273 (3.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,959
Borrowing
2013 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
73%
Average Indebtedness of
2013 Graduates
$21,328
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
8.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
1.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State LoansAvailable
Other Loans 
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, Athletic scholarships, Minority scholarships, State scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships, Job skill scholarships, Leadership scholarships, Religious affiliation scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Communication, Education, English, Social Sciences, Health Fields, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Foreign Languages
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Debating, Theater/Drama, Music, Performing Arts, Journalism/Publications
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Religious Involvement, Memberships, Leadership, Community Service
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Members of Minorities, International Students, Local/State Students, Handicapped Students
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$1,178
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CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.08 3.18 464 499 504 21
Low 1.96 2.00 350 380 390 16
High 4.00 4.10 600 630 680 27
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Annual Survey of Colleges 2014, copyright © 2014 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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