Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@grinnell.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On or about April 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 001868 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
360 (78.4% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
299 (83.1% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
299 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
299 (100.0% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$51,770
Need-Based Gift
Received by 299 (100.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $46,609
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 248 (82.9% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,148
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 51 (17.1% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 51 (17.1% of) aid recipients
97 (21.1% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,984
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,218 (71.6% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,108 (91.0% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,108 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,108 (100.0% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$51,571
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,108 (100.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $45,482
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 954 (86.1% of) aid recipients, average amount $6,148
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 154 (13.9% of) aid recipients
354 (20.8% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,505
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
61%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$20,093
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/University Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
National Merit Scholarships
Dollars for Scholars Matching Funds
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
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Local/State Students
Veterans
Veterans' Children
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