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
Not reported
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