Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
sfa@bgnet.bgsu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003018 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
3,155 (93.6% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,197 (69.6% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,157 (98.2% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
347 (16.1% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$14,297
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,976 (91.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $7,833
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,532 (71.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,110
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 277 (12.8% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 277 (12.8% of) aid recipients
872 (25.9% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,130
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
10,728 (83.4% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,047 (75.0% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
7,859 (97.7% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,236 (15.7% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$14,376
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,595 (83.9% of) aid recipients, average amount $7,952
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,115 (77.8% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,942
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 793 (10.1% of) aid recipients
2,883 (22.4% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,334
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
74%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$30,603
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
College/University Loans
Alternative 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
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Dance
Debating
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
International Students
Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,140