Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid-info@wmich.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 10
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 002330 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
2,575 (86.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,858 (72.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,770 (95.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
200 (11.3%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Award
$10,699
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,398 (79.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,043
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,397 (78.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,073
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 89 (5.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 89 (5.0%) of aid recipients
314 (10.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,057
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
11,186 (75.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
8,915 (79.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
8,684 (97.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
838 (9.6%) of aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
56%
Average Award
$11,650
Need-Based Gift
Received by 6,978 (80.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,216
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 7,448 (85.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,167
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 252 (2.9%) of aid recipients
1,401 (9.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,324
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
73%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$33,864
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
Other Loans
Private 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
Dance
Music
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
International Students
Local/State Students
Out-of-State Students
Previous College Experience
Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,876
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