Applying For Financial Aid
Applying For Financial Aid
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Email
finaid@wichita.edu
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Application Process
Application Deadline
Rolling
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning August 1
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost
FAFSA, Code is 001950 Free
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
Profile of 2018-19 Financial Aid
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Freshman
Financial Aid Applicants
1,460 (88.6% of) freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,038 (71.1% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,011 (97.4% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
216 (21.4% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
65%
Average Award
$7,956
Need-Based Gift
Received by 681 (67.4% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,330
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 662 (65.5% of) aid recipients, average amount $1,644
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 657 (65.0% of) aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 657 (65.0% of) aid recipients
389 (23.6% of) freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,234
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants
6,583 (74.9% of) undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
5,364 (81.5% of) applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,242 (97.7% of) applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
905 (17.3% of) aid recipients%
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$8,155
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,625 (69.2% of) aid recipients, average amount $5,299
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,750 (71.5% of) aid recipients, average amount $2,136
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,479 (47.3% of) aid recipients
1,429 (16.3% of) undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,273
All Undergraduates
2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
61%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,839
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
Bureau of Indian Affairs Grants
TRIO Kansas Kids GEAR UP Scholarships
Non-Need-Based Available
None
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Area/Ethnic Studies
Biological Sciences
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering/Technologies
English
Foreign Languages
Health Fields
Humanities
International Studies
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
Premedicine
Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design
Art/Fine Arts
Cinema/Film/Broadcasting
Creative Writing
Dance
Debating
Journalism/Publications
Music
Performing Arts
Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major
Community Service
Hobbies/Interests
Leadership
Memberships
Number of Awards
Not reported
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students
Children and Siblings of Alumni
Children of Faculty/Staff
Ethnic Background
First-Generation College Students
Handicapped Students
International Students
Local/State Students
Members of Minorities
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
$2,512