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
Not reported
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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