Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@towson.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 002099 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,494 (89.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,684 (67.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,575 (93.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
174 (11.0%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
60%
Average Award
$11,875
Need-Based Gift
Received by 953 (60.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,372
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,148 (72.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,931
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 661 (42.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 661 (42.0%) of aid recipients
309 (11.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,373
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
13,094 (76.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
9,844 (75.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
9,362 (95.1%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
889 (9.5%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Award
$11,275
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,233 (66.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,793
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,809 (72.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,514
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,439 (26.1%) of aid recipients
1,137 (6.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,038
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
60%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,610
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
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Number of Awards
2,047
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts
Dance
Debating
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
172
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Memberships
Number of Awards
50
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Ethnic Background
First-Generation College Students
Handicapped Students
International Students
Members of Minorities
Previous College Experience
Veterans
Number of Awards
596
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,596
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