Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financialaid@shu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002632 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,080 (87.4% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
930 (86.1% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
906 (97.4% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
177 (19.5% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$15,530
Need-Based Gift
Received by 577 (63.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,179
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 623 (68.8% of) aid recipients, average amount $2,490
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 601 (66.3% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 601 (66.3% of) aid recipients
170 (13.8% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,366
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
3,604 (73.8% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,103 (86.1% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,050 (98.3% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
591 (19.4% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$14,664
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,806 (59.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,651
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,364 (77.5% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,629
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,643 (53.9% of) aid recipients
751 (15.4% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,243
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
68%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$29,108
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal 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
Education
Health Fields
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Number of Awards
2,136
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Debating
Journalism/Publications
Music
Number of Awards
23
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
15
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
Ethnic Background
Members of Minorities
Relatives of Clergy
Siblings of Current Students
Number of Awards
431
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,930