Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financial.aid@furman.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On or about March 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003434 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
510 (71.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
350 (68.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
350 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
155 (44.3%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Award
$40,488
Need-Based Gift
Received by 343 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,222
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 234 (66.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,351
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 84 (24.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 84 (24.0%) of aid recipients
270 (38.0%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,616
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,528 (57.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,214 (79.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,213 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
528 (43.5%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$41,883
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,194 (98.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,365
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 867 (71.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,779
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 292 (24.1%) of aid recipients
1,212 (45.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,905
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
40%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,072
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
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Religion/Biblical Studies
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Creative Writing
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Ethnic Background
International Students
Local/State Students
Relatives of Clergy
Religious Affiliation
Veterans
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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