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COLLEGE PROFILE

Georgia Southern University

Statesboro, GA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $24,346
Out-of-state: $37,828
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,422
Out-of-state: $20,904
Room and Board
$10,070
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$5,654
Payment PlansCredit card, external finance company

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfinaid@georgiasouthern.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline April 20
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 20
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001572
Free

PROFILE OF 2015-16 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants3,231 (94.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need2,300 (70.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,244 (97.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met318 (12.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met57%
Average Award$10,315
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,065 (90.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,559
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,659 (74.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,297
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 54 (2.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift119 (3.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,652
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants14,342 (90.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need10,601 (73.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid10,361 (98.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met982 (8.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met51%
Average Award$9,952
Need-Based Gift
Received by 8,740 (83.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,864
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 8,522 (83.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,991
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 110 (1.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift340 (1.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,695
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
72%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$28,098
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
10.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
2.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State LoansAvailable
Other LoansAlternative loans, Student Access Loans (SAL)
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, HOPE Scholarships, TEACH Grants, Zell Miller Scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, Athletic scholarships, Minority scholarships, State scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Social Sciences, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education
Number of Awards
795
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
176
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Junior Miss, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
169
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Public Servants, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, Married Students, Members of Minorities, Religious Affiliation
Number of Awards
115
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$1,814
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.22 3.45 541 552 22
Low 2.30 2.40 420 450 16
High 4.00 5.00 750 750 30
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