Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
sfa@sacredheart.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 and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 001403 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,386 (87.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,057 (76.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,057 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
204 (19.3%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Award
$22,433
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,056 (99.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $18,503
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 819 (77.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,094
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 192 (18.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 192 (18.2%) of aid recipients
517 (32.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,535
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
4,184 (78.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,405 (81.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,401 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
625 (18.4%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$22,356
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,368 (99.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $18,140
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,720 (80.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,490
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 524 (15.4%) of aid recipients
1,774 (33.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,164
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
72%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$45,630
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
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences
Business
Computer Science
Education
English
Home Economics
Humanities
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Number of Awards
7,502
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Dance
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
1,695
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Hobbies/Interests
Leadership
Memberships
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
432
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Current Students
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
Ethnic Background
Handicapped Students
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Out-of-State Students
Religious Affiliation
Siblings of Current Students
Twins
Veterans
Number of Awards
347
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,945
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