Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@valpo.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning January 10
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 001842 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
721 (95.4% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
632 (87.7% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
632 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
318 (50.3% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
94%
Average Award
$33,195
Need-Based Gift
Received by 632 (100.0% of) aid recipients, average amount $31,012
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 263 (41.6% of) aid recipients, average amount $3,548
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 159 (25.2% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 159 (25.2% of) aid recipients
117 (15.5% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,369
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
2,654 (85.0% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
2,413 (90.9% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,413 (100.0% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,092 (45.3% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
94%
Average Award
$32,990
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,410 (99.9% of) aid recipients, average amount $28,935
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,514 (62.7% of) aid recipients, average amount $4,744
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 462 (19.1% of) aid recipients
647 (20.7% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,367
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
72%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$35,968
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
Non-Need-Based Available
Academic scholarships
Creative arts/performance scholarships
Special achievements/activities
Special characteristics (minority
religious affiliation
other scholarships)
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences
Education
Engineering/Technologies
Foreign Languages
Home Economics
Military Science
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
2,668
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
135
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
42
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
International Students
Relatives of Clergy
Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
504
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,300