Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
financial-aid@wfu.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
January 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002978 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
601 (44.2%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
380 (63.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
380 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
380 (100.0%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$53,585
Need-Based Gift
Received by 360 (94.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $52,729
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 336 (88.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,946
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 325 (85.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 325 (85.5%) of aid recipients
52 (3.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,129
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,916 (36.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,508 (78.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,508 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,508 (100.0%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$53,115
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,462 (96.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $50,178
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,392 (92.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,716
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 987 (65.5%) of aid recipients
486 (9.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,288
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
30%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,053
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
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Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/University 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Local/State Students
Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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