Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@uwec.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 003917 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,035 (88.0% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,234 (60.6% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,213 (98.3% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
245 (20.2% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$9,101
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,020 (84.1% of) aid recipients, average amount $6,506
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,111 (91.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,025
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 64 (5.3% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 64 (5.3% of) aid recipients
177 (7.7% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,197
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
7,066 (75.0% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
4,710 (66.7% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
4,643 (98.6% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
972 (20.9% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
82%
Average Award
$9,434
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,677 (79.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $6,494
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,310 (92.8% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,326
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 144 (3.1% of) aid recipients
672 (7.1% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,156
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
68%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$27,129
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Other Loans
College/University Loans
Private Loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants
SEOG
State scholarships
Institutional scholarships
Private scholarships
Bureau of Indian Affairs Grants
Student Support Services Grants
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Humanities
International Studies
Library Science
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Religion/Biblical Studies
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Debating
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service
Hobbies/Interests
Leadership
Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Ethnic Background
First-Generation College Students
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
Previous College Experience
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,673