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 March 31
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 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 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
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