Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
nk-finaid@psu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003329 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
149 (91.4% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
118 (79.2% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
115 (97.5% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
23 (20.0% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
56%
Average Award
$9,034
Need-Based Gift
Received by 75 (65.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,507
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 90 (78.3% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,409
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 86 (74.8% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 86 (74.8% of) aid recipients
30 (18.4% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,501
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
412 (84.3% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
335 (81.3% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
324 (96.7% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
66 (20.4% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Award
$10,095
Need-Based Gift
Received by 213 (65.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,560
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 247 (76.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,154
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 231 (71.3% of) aid recipients
50 (10.2% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,730
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
71%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,304
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
Other Loans
College/University Loans
Private 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported