Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
swo3@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
58 (93.5% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
50 (86.2% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
50 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
8 (16.0% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Award
$12,925
Need-Based Gift
Received by 37 (74.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $6,049
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 36 (72.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,169
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 47 (94.0% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 47 (94.0% of) aid recipients
11 (17.7% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,820
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
203 (93.1% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
188 (92.6% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
187 (99.5% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
16 (8.6% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$13,037
Need-Based Gift
Received by 155 (82.9% of) aid recipients, average amount $6,096
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 141 (75.4% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,789
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 163 (87.2% of) aid recipients
22 (10.1% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,254
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
97%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$40,515
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