Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
Financial_Aid@baylor.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
February 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003545 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,540 (76.9% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,798 (70.8% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,795 (99.8% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
387 (21.6% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$31,871
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,954 aid recipients, average amount $26,522
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,356 (75.5% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,094
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,730 (96.4% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,730 (96.4% of) aid recipients
1,277 (38.7% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,255
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
8,772 (63.8% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
7,216 (82.3% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,180 (99.5% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,124 (15.7% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Award
$32,093
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,943 (96.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $26,384
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,745 (80.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $6,402
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 6,706 (93.4% of) aid recipients
5,254 (38.2% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,890
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
51%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$49,610
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
Federal Nursing Loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
Private Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Religion/Biblical Studies
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
13,223
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Debating
Journalism/Publications
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
389
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
516
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Veterans
Number of Awards
246
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,928