Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@bucknell.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
Not reported
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003238 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
577 (59.9% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
414 (71.8% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
414 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported%
Average Percent of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$39,500
Need-Based Gift
Received by 357 (86.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $33,700
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 414 (100.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,000
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 136 (32.9% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 136 (32.9% of) aid recipients
56 (5.8% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,024
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,715 (47.6% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,369 (79.8% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,369 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
Not reported%
Average Percent of Need Met
92%
Average Award
$37,000
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,195 (87.3% of) aid recipients, average amount $32,300
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,369 (100.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,000
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 394 (28.8% of) aid recipients
323 (9.0% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,978
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
46%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$31,000
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business
Engineering/Technologies
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
268
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Creative Writing
Dance
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
83
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
116
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,500