Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financialaid@memphis.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
July 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is not required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003509 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,314 (97.8% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,916 (82.8% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,906 (99.5% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
175 (9.2% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$13,314
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,295 (67.9% of) aid recipients, average amount $7,820
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,329 (69.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,347
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,576 (82.7% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,576 (82.7% of) aid recipients
388 (16.4% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,916
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
11,254 (94.0% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
9,366 (83.2% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
9,218 (98.4% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
789 (8.6% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Award
$11,767
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,550 (71.1% of) aid recipients, average amount $6,858
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,307 (79.3% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,144
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 5,037 (54.6% of) aid recipients
1,526 (12.7% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,540
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
87%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$30,931
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
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
Architecture
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Health Fields
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Dance
Journalism/Publications
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Community Service
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children of Educators
Children of Faculty/Staff
Children of Public Servants
First-Generation College Students
Handicapped Students
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Public Servants
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,625