Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
osfa@uga.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 001598 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
4,709 (85.8% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,304 (48.9% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,244 (97.4% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
757 (33.7% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$14,573
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,187 (97.5% of) aid recipients, average amount $11,227
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 954 (42.5% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,756
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 611 (27.2% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 611 (27.2% of) aid recipients
134 (2.4% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,329
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
20,166 (71.4% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
11,661 (57.8% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
11,415 (97.9% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
3,112 (27.3% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$12,934
Need-Based Gift
Received by 10,786 (94.5% of) aid recipients, average amount $10,009
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,564 (48.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,439
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,210 (19.4% of) aid recipients
992 (3.5% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,073
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
41%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$22,918
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
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture
Business
Education
Number of Awards
28,871
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
104
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Local/State Students
Number of Awards
245
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$3,201