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H. Financial Aid

Aid Awarded to Enrolled Undergraduates

H1.

Enter total dollar amounts awarded to full-time and less-than-full-time degree-seeking undergraduates (using the same cohort reported in CDS Question B1, "total degree-seeking" undergraduates) in the following categories. (Note: If the data being reported are final figures for the 2001-2002 academic year (see the next item below), use the 2001-2002 academic year's CDS Question B1 cohort.) Include aid awarded to international students (i.e., those not qualifying for federal aid). Aid that is non-need-based but that was used to meet need should be reported in the need-based aid column. (For a suggested order of precedence in assigning categories of aid to cover need, see the entry for “non-need-based scholarship or grant aid” on the last page of the definitions section.)

Indicate academic year for which data are reported for items H1, H2, H2A, and H6 below:
  _ 2002-2003 estimated
  X 2001-2002 final

  Need-based (Include non-need-based aid used to meet need.) Non-need-based (Exclude non-need-based aid used to meet need.)
Scholarships/Grants
Federal $4,118,509 $2,863,585
State (i.e., all states, not only the state in which your institution is located) $5,911,278 $2,072
Institutional (endowment, alumni, or other institutional awards) and external funds awarded by the college excluding athletic aid and tuition waivers (which are reported below) $22,856,127 $3,803,608
Scholarships/grants from external sources (e.g., Kiwanis, National Merit) not awarded by the college $1,057,813 $365,635
Total Scholarships/Grants $33,943,727 $7,034,900
Self-Help
Student loans from all sources (excluding parent loans) $11,669,892 $1,315,545
Federal Work Study $1,521,461  
State and other work-study/employment $347,528 $191,490
Total Self-Help $13,565,881 $1,507,035
Parent Loans $7,118,106 $2,919,421
Tuition Waivers
$483,283 $695,315
Athletic Awards $494,577 $2,109,813

H2.

Number of Enrolled Students Awarded Aid: List the number of degree-seeking full-time and less-than-full-time undergraduates who applied for and received financial aid. Aid that is non-need-based but that was used to meet need should be counted as need-based aid. Numbers should reflect the cohort receiving the dollars reports in H1. Note: In the chart below, students may be counted in more than one row, and full-time freshmen should also be counted as full-time undergraduates.

Need-based awards First-time Full-time Freshmen Full-time Undergrads (Including Freshmen) Less Than Full-time Undergrads
a) Number of degree-seeking undergraduate students (CDS Item B1 if reporting on Fall 2002 cohort) 1,003 4,639 170
b) Number of students in line a who were financial aid applicants (include applicants for all types of aid) 751 3,055 58
c) Number of students in line b who were determined to have financial need 511 2,177 30
d) Number of students in line c who received any financial aid 511 2,177 30
e) Number of students in line d who received any need-based gift aid 484 2090 19
f) Number of students in line d who received any need-based self-help aid 376 1,814 26
g) Number of students in line d who received any non-need-based gift aid 283 711 6
h) Number of students in line d whose need was fully met (exclude PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans, and private alternative loans) 413 1,187 11
i) On average, the percentage of need that was met of students who received any need-based aid. Exclude any resources that were awarded to replace EFC (PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans, and private alternative loans) 98% 96% 74%
j) The average financial aid package of those in line d. Exclude any resources that were awarded to replace EFC (PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans, and private alternative loans) $19,729 $19,700 $8,624
k) Average need-based gift award of those in line e $17,402 $16,104 $4,554
l) Average need-based self-help award (excluding PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans, and private alternative loans) of those in line f $3,741 $5,347 $5,086
m) Average need-based loan (excluding PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans, and private alternative loans) of those in line f who received a need-based loan $2,664 $4,605 $4,978

H2A.

Number of Enrolled Students Awarded Non-need-based Scholarships and Grants: List the number of degree-seeking full-time and less-than-full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and who received non-need-based gift aid. Numbers should reflect the cohort receiving the dollars reported in H1. Note: In the chart below, students may be counted in more than one row, and full-time freshmen should also be counted as full-time undergraduates.

Non-need-based awards First-time Full-time Freshmen Full-time Undergrads (Including Freshmen) Less Than Full-time Undergrads
n) Number of students in line a who had no financial need and who received non-need-based gift aid (exclude those receiving athletic awards and tuition benefits) 180 611 4
o) Average dollar amount of non-need-based gift aid awarded to students in line n $9,057 $11,153 $1,714
p) Number of students in line a who received a non-need-based athletic grant or scholarship 36 161 1
q) Average dollar amount of non-need-based athletic grants and scholarships awarded to those students in line p $11,787 $12,808 $9,184

H3.

Which needs-analysis methodology does your institution use in awarding institutional aid?

  _ Federal methodology (FM)
  _ Institutional methodology (IM)
  X Both FM and IM

H4.

Provide the percentage of the 2002 undergraduate class who graduated between July 1, 2001 and June 30, 2002 and borrowed through any loan programs (federal, state, subsidized, unsubsidized, etc.; exclude parent loans). Include only students who borrowed while enrolled at your institution.  42%

H5.

Average per-borrower cumulative undergraduate indebtedness of those in line H4. Do not include money borrowed at other institutions:  $26,400

Aid to Undergraduate Degree-seeking Nonresident Aliens

H6.

Indicate your institution's policy regarding financial aid for undergraduate international (nonresident alien) students:

_ College-administered need-based financial aid is available
_ College-administered non-need-based financial aid is available
X College-administered financial aid is not available

Process for First-Year/Freshman Students

H7.

Check off all financial aid forms domestic first-year (freshman) financial aid applicants must submit:

X FAFSA
X Institution's own financial aid form
_ CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
_ State aid form
_ Noncustodial PROFILE
_ Business/Farm Supplement
_ Other: ____________________________________

H8.

Check off all financial aid forms nonresident alien first-year financial aid applicants must submit:

_ Institution's own financial aid form
_ CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
_ International Student's Financial Aid Application
_ International Student's Certification of Finances
_ Other: ____________________________________

H9.

Indicate filing dates for first-year (freshman) students:

Priority date for filing required financial aid forms:  _______
Deadline for filing required financial aid forms:  February 20
No deadline for filing required forms (applications processed on a rolling basis):  _______

H10.

Indicate notification dates for first-year (freshman) students (answer a or b):
a) Students notified on or about (date):  _______
b) Students notified on a rolling basis:  X Yes _ No

If yes, starting date:  March 1

H11.

Indicate reply dates:

Students must reply by (date):  _______ or within 3 weeks of notification.

Types of Aid Available
Please check off all types of aid available to undergraduates at your institution.

H12.

Loans

Federal Direct Student Loan Program (Direct Loan):
_ Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
_ Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
_ Direct PLUS Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFEL):
X FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
X FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
X FFEL PLUS Loans

Other:
X Federal Perkins Loans
_ Federal Nursing Loans
X State Loans
X College/university loans from institutional funds
X Other (specify): Non-federal loan programs

H13.

Scholarships and Grants

Need-based:
X Federal Pell
X SEOG
X State scholarships/grants
X Private scholarships
X College/university gift aid from institutional funds
_ United Negro College Fund
_ Federal Nursing Scholarship
_ Other (specify):

H14.

Check off criteria used in awarding institutional aid. Check all that apply.

Non-
need
Need-
based
  Non-
need
Need-
based
 
X X Academics   X Leadership
    Alumni affiliation   X Minority status
X   Art X   Music/drama
X   Athletics X X Religious affiliation
    Job skills     State/district residency
X   ROTC