Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@sonoma.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 001156 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,268 (82.8% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
909 (71.7% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
909 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
44 (4.8% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$11,244
Need-Based Gift
Received by 843 (92.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $9,443
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 474 (52.1% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,416
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 629 (69.2% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 629 (69.2% of) aid recipients
4 (.3% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,512
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
5,381 (72.9% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,151 (77.1% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
4,151 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
223 (5.4% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
57%
Average Award
$10,634
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,843 (92.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $8,601
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,162 (52.1% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,206
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,788 (67.2% of) aid recipients
59 (.8% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,335
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
53%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$21,594
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus 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
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Dance
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Educators
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Public Servants
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
Children of Workers in Trades
Ethnic Background
First-Generation College Students
Handicapped Students
International Students
Local/State Students
Married Students
Members of Minorities
Out-of-State Students
Previous College Experience
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