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 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,432 (89.7% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,128 (78.8% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,105 (98.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
147 (13.3% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Award
$12,037
Need-Based Gift
Received by 771 (69.8% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,992
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 857 (77.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,859
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 825 (74.7% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 825 (74.7% of) aid recipients
212 (13.3% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,140
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
5,020 (81.6% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,149 (82.7% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
4,031 (97.2% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
482 (12.0% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
60%
Average Award
$11,281
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,875 (71.3% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,895
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,212 (79.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,588
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,690 (66.7% of) aid recipients
531 (8.6% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,571
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
75%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$30,125
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
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
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
$1,837