Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financialaid@ncsu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002972 Free
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
Profile of 2020-21 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
4,050 (86.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,094 (51.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,069 (98.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
602 (29.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$14,174
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,010 (97.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,190
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,301 (62.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,173
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 596 (28.8%) of aid recipients
208 (4.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,240
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
16,068 (70.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
10,256 (63.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
10,089 (98.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,676 (26.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$13,916
Need-Based Gift
Received by 9,648 (95.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,688
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,620 (65.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,975
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,546 (25.2%) of aid recipients
1,294 (5.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,078
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
48%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$25,317
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Federal Perkins 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
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological Sciences
Business
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
Humanities
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
4,972
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Local/State Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,735
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