Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
sfc@albany.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
February 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 2
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002835 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,523 (91.2% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,961 (77.7% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,896 (96.7% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
144 (7.6% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Award
$11,214
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,698 (89.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $9,224
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,382 (72.9% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,473
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 79 (4.2% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 79 (4.2% of) aid recipients
183 (6.6% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,853
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
10,542 (81.9% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,489 (80.5% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
8,489 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
605 (7.1% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$11,395
Need-Based Gift
Received by 7,502 (88.4% of) aid recipients, average amount $8,608
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,345 (74.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,473
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 249 (2.9% of) aid recipients
781 (6.1% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,716
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
64%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,555
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
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