Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
Finaid@em.cortland.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
High School Program
College preparatory program is not required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002843 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,020 (94.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
734 (72.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
709 (96.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
88 (12.4%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$15,349
Need-Based Gift
Received by 535 (75.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,324
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 594 (83.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,249
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 251 (35.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 251 (35.4%) of aid recipients
36 (3.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,919
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
5,076 (84.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,920 (77.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,812 (97.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
441 (11.6%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$15,332
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,898 (76.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,024
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,195 (83.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,552
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 980 (25.7%) of aid recipients
249 (4.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,577
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
76%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$31,176
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
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
Applied Art and Design
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
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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