Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financialaid@tcu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
February 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003636 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,316 (61.1% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
864 (65.7% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
854 (98.8% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
307 (35.9% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
71%
Average Award
$32,932
Need-Based Gift
Received by 813 (95.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $30,724
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 623 (73.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,048
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 643 (75.3% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 643 (75.3% of) aid recipients
700 (32.5% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $17,655
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
4,696 (51.0% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,576 (76.2% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,547 (99.2% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
877 (24.7% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$33,516
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,345 (94.3% of) aid recipients, average amount $31,070
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,612 (73.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,725
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,444 (68.9% of) aid recipients
2,914 (31.6% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,133
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
34%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$47,931
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
Federal Nursing 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
Agriculture
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Religion/Biblical Studies
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
5,043
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
751
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Leadership
Memberships
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
1,046
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children of Educators
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Union Members/Company Employees
Children of Workers in Trades
Ethnic Background
Handicapped Students
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Previous College Experience
Relatives of Clergy
Religious Affiliation
Veterans
Number of Awards
943
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,370