Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financialaid@stcloudstate.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
August 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002377 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,038 (85.6% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
764 (73.6% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
764 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
154 (20.2% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$11,292
Need-Based Gift
Received by 764 (100.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $6,663
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 725 (94.9% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,484
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 380 (49.7% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 380 (49.7% of) aid recipients
268 (22.1% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,269
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
4,993 (74.4% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,886 (77.8% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,881 (99.9% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,027 (26.5% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$12,336
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,774 (97.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $6,823
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,654 (94.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,665
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,246 (32.1% of) aid recipients
425 (6.3% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,091
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
67%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$29,580
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
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
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Health Fields
International Studies
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
Members of Minorities
Out-of-State Students
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