Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
fao@nmu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA Code is 002301 Free
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,426 (90.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,100 (77.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,057 (96.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
181 (17.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Award
$12,818
Need-Based Gift
Received by 713 (67.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,082
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 786 (74.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,922
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 823 (77.9%) of aid recipients
216 (13.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,138
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
5,044 (81.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,077 (80.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,932 (96.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
521 (13.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
60%
Average Award
$11,847
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,704 (68.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,057
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,071 (78.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,636
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,590 (65.9%) of aid recipients
578 (9.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,032
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
70%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$32,378
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
Alternative Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Out-of-State Students
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,385
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