Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
olaughlin@hws.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
February 1
Award Notification
On or about April 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002731 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
388 (83.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
308 (79.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
308 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
82 (26.6%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
82%
Average Award
$43,257
Need-Based Gift
Received by 307 (99.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $40,151
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 251 (81.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,970
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 56 (18.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 56 (18.2%) of aid recipients
118 (25.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $22,623
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,520 (77.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,287 (84.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,284 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
309 (24.1%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$43,044
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,280 (99.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $38,920
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,031 (80.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,286
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 238 (18.5%) of aid recipients
609 (31.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $21,558
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
70%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,456
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
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Premedicine
Number of Awards
626
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Creative Writing
Dance
Music
Performing Arts
Number of Awards
108
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
123
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Relatives of Clergy
Number of Awards
160
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,055
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