Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
expand icon
Email
sfs@wellesley.edu
Net Price Calculator
Tap Here
Application Process
Application Deadline
January 8
Award Notification
On or about April 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002224 Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
Profile of 2019-20 Financial Aid
expand icon
Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
463 (74.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
376 (81.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
376 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
376 (100.0%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$57,380
Need-Based Gift
Received by 368 (97.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $54,796
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 331 (88.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,567
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Not reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
1,518 (63.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,342 (88.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,342 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,342 (100.0%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$54,950
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,271 (94.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $52,376
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,179 (87.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,079
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Not reported
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
45%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$23,437
Financial Aid Programs
Financial Aid Programs
expand icon
Loans
Federal Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Plus Loans
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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
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
Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid data displayed on CollegeData’s college profiles is from the 2019-20 academic year.
A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases, copyright © 2021 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.