Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
enrol_serv@mail.smu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning January 20
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003613 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
801 (52.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
519 (64.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
518 (99.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
228 (44.0%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$45,742
Need-Based Gift
Received by 328 (63.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $21,993
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 367 (70.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,214
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 398 (76.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 398 (76.8%) of aid recipients
664 (43.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $28,162
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,567 (39.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,018 (78.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,004 (99.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
727 (36.3%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$44,634
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,434 (71.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,114
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,528 (76.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,925
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,385 (69.1%) of aid recipients
2,659 (40.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $28,717
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
28%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$30,697
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/University 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
Not reported
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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