Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
admissions@shsu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
August 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003606 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,268 (89.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,825 (80.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,787 (97.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
170 (9.5%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$12,114
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,507 (84.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,972
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,718 (96.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,868
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 102 (5.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 102 (5.7%) of aid recipients
116 (4.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,001
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
11,872 (78.8%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
10,307 (86.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
10,007 (97.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
647 (6.5%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$11,812
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,322 (83.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,983
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 9,741 (97.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,506
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 371 (3.7%) of aid recipients
403 (2.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,733
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
66%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,207
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
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Home Economics
Humanities
Library Science
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Dance
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Rodeo
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
Ethnic Background
First-Generation College Students
Members of Minorities
Veterans
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
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