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 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
3,999 (82.2% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,146 (53.7% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,115 (98.6% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
492 (23.3% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$13,766
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,021 (95.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $10,812
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,476 (69.8% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,244
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 392 (18.5% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 392 (18.5% of) aid recipients
183 (3.8% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,653
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
15,791 (69.8% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
10,441 (66.1% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
10,260 (98.3% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,230 (21.7% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$13,488
Need-Based Gift
Received by 9,643 (94.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $10,326
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,200 (70.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,088
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,318 (12.8% of) aid recipients
1,163 (5.1% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,265
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
50%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$25,893
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
4,518
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
$1,750