Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
sas@clarkson.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002699 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
724 (91.8% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
643 (88.8% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
642 (99.8% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
175 (27.3% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$48,600
Need-Based Gift
Received by 639 (99.5% of) aid recipients, average amount $38,195
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 476 (74.1% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,920
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 126 (19.6% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 126 (19.6% of) aid recipients
127 (16.1% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $32,143
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,620 (88.4% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,401 (91.6% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,398 (99.9% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
570 (23.8% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
90%
Average Award
$46,636
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,384 (99.4% of) aid recipients, average amount $34,953
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,855 (77.4% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,295
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 405 (16.9% of) aid recipients
482 (16.3% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $27,576
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
100%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$29,000
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Federal Perkins Loans
Other Loans
College/University Loans
Private/Alternative Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
HEOP
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Engineering/Technologies
Humanities
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
3,011
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
1,123
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Veterans
Number of Awards
1,621
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,800