Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
cua-finaid@cua.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 001437 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
686 (84.1% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
543 (79.2% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
543 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
232 (42.7% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
82%
Average Award
$35,635
Need-Based Gift
Received by 534 (98.3% of) aid recipients, average amount $32,780
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 423 (77.9% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,474
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
245 (30.0% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,152
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,065 (65.3% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,747 (84.6% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,747 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
735 (42.1% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Award
$33,655
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,722 (98.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $30,418
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,414 (80.9% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,984
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
1,114 (35.2% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,783
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
63%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$46,702
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
State Loans
Available
Other 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Memberships
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
First-Generation College Students
Religious Affiliation
Siblings of Current Students
Twins
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,948