Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@gwu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 5
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 24
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 001444 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
1,994 (70.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,413 (70.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,382 (97.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
607 (43.9%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
88%
Average Award
$49,366
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,330 (96.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $35,061
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,032 (74.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,284
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 926 (67.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 926 (67.0%) of aid recipients
780 (27.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,777
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
6,476 (57.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
5,373 (83.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,246 (97.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,027 (38.6%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
84%
Average Award
$47,368
Need-Based Gift
Received by 4,808 (91.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $32,089
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,075 (77.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,742
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,184 (60.7%) of aid recipients
3,196 (28.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,455
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
45%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,768
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
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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
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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