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University of Georgia Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Athens, GA

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,450
Out-of-state: $46,490
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $12,080
Out-of-state: $31,120
Room and Board
$10,314
Books and Supplies
$990
Other Expenses
$4,066
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
osfa@uga.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline December 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001598
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
4,709 (85.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,304 (48.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,244 (97.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
757 (33.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$14,573
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,187 (97.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,227
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 954 (42.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,756
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 611 (27.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
134 (2.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,329

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
20,166 (71.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
11,661 (57.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
11,415 (97.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
3,112 (27.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$12,934
Need-Based Gift
Received by 10,786 (94.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,009
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,564 (48.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,439
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,210 (19.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
992 (3.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,073

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
41%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$22,918
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
7.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
3.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other 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 characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture, Business, Education
Number of Awards
28,871
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Music
Number of Awards
104
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Local/State Students
Number of Awards
245
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$3,201

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