Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financialaid@lehigh.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 1
Award Notification
On or about March 30
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003289 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
938 (66.7%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
608 (64.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
607 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
533 (87.8%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
98%
Average Award
$53,876
Need-Based Gift
Received by 600 (98.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $48,666
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 581 (95.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,183
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 92 (15.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 92 (15.2%) of aid recipients
55 (3.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,909
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,860 (56.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,084 (72.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,081 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,863 (89.5%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
99%
Average Award
$53,951
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,066 (99.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $47,745
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,982 (95.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,711
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 374 (18.0%) of aid recipients
233 (4.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,202
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
50%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$39,609
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Other Loans
College/University Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
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
Business
Communication
Engineering/Technologies
International Studies
Military Science
Number of Awards
129
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
66
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
15
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
95
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,943
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