Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
FINAID@clemson.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
May 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003425 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
3,291 (83.6% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,888 (57.4% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,796 (95.1% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
276 (15.4% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
52%
Average Award
$12,592
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,654 (92.1% of) aid recipients, average amount $10,838
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,216 (67.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,854
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,654 (92.1% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,654 (92.1% of) aid recipients
1,047 (26.6% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,126
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
13,367 (66.5% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
9,224 (69.0% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
8,821 (95.6% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,278 (14.5% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
50%
Average Award
$11,679
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,377 (83.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $9,711
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,584 (74.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,750
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 7,377 (83.6% of) aid recipients
4,872 (24.2% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,421
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
47%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$32,510
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Other Loans
College/University 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
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Ethnic Background
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported