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 15
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 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 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
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