Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
studentfinancialaid@cau.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
April 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 001559 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
940 (95.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
906 (96.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
901 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
445 (49.4%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
48%
Average Award
$7,742
Need-Based Gift
Received by 832 (92.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,987
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 864 (95.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,230
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 149 (16.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 149 (16.5%) of aid recipients
Not reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,780 (93.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,638 (94.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,622 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,261 (48.1%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
45%
Average Award
$7,324
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,378 (90.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,425
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,503 (95.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,446
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 405 (15.4%) of aid recipients
Not reported
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
91%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$40,393
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
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
Music
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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