University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Campus

Common Data Set, 2001-2002

H. Financial Aid


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. 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 columns. (For a suggested order of precedence in assigning categories of aid to cover need, see the entry for "non-need-based gift aid" on the last page of the definitions section.)

Indicate the academic year for which data are reported for items H1, H2, H2A, and H6 below:
2001-2002 estimated or 2000-2001 final
 
Need-based
Non-need-based
 
$
$
Scholarships/Grants
   
Federal
10,591,992 --
State
12,638,364 366,522
Institutional (endowment, alumni, or other institutional awards) and external funds awarded by the college excluding athletic aid and tuition waivers (which are reported below)
2,718,196 12,421,658
Scholarships/grants from external sources (e.g., Kiwanis, National Merit) not awarded by the college
  4,175,286
Total Scholarships/Grants
25,948,552 16,963,466
Self-Help
   
Student loans from all sources (excluding parent loans)
46,339,105 17,100,000
Federal Work-Study
2,769,567  
State and other work-study/employment
0  
Total Self-Help
49,108,672  
Parent Loans
  9,862,393
Tuition Waivers
  3,141,922
Athletic Awards
  4,421,149

H2. Number of Enrolled Students Receiving 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 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.
First-time Full-time Freshman
Full-time Undergrad (Incl. Fresh)
Less Than Full-time Undergrad
a) Number of degree-seeking undergraduate students (CDS Item B1 if reporting on Fall 2001 Cohort) 3,208 15,322  
b) Number of students in line a who were financial aid applicants (include applicants for all types of aid) 2,687 10,813  
c) Number of students in line b who were determined to have financial need 1,815 8,440  
d) Number of students in line c who received any financial aid 1,758 8,155  
e) Number of students in line d who received any need-based gift aid 1,240 6,018  
f) Number of students in line d who received any need-based self-help aid 1,417 6,840  
g) Number of students in line d who received any non-need-based gift aid 850 2,641  
h) Number of students in line d whose need was fully met (exclude PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans, and private alternative loans) 282 2,477  
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) 67% 66% %
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) $9,112 $8,816 $
k) Average need-based gift award of those in line e $4,217 $4,180 $
l) Average need-based self-help award (excluding PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans, and private alternative loans) of those in line f $4,451 $4,907 $
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 $3,380 $4,186 $

H2A. Number of Enrolled Students Receiving Non-need-based Grants and Scholarships: 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.
First-time Full-time Freshman
Full-time Undergrad (Incl. Fresh)
Less Than Full-time Undergrad
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) 532 1,958  
o) Average dollar amount of non-need-based gift aid awarded to students in line n $4,898 $5,420
p) Number of students in line a who received a non-need-based athletic grant or scholarship 58 325  
q) Average dollar amount of non-need-based athletic grants and scholarships awarded to students in line p $15,259 $13,561 $

H3: Which needs-analysis methodology does your institution use in awarding institutional aid?

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

H4. Percent of 2001 undergraduate class who graduated between July 1, 2000 and June 30, 2001 and borrowed through any loan programs (federal, state, subsidized, unsubsidized, private, etc.; exclude parent loans). Include only students who borrowed while enrolled at your institution. 60%

H5. Average per-borrower cumulative undergraduate indebtedness of those in line H4. Do not include money borrowed at other institutions: $16,000

Aid to Undergraduate Degree-seeking Nonresident Aliens (Note: Report numbers and dollar amounts for the same academic year checked in item H1.)

H6. Indicate your institution's policy regarding financial aid for undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens:

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

If college-administered financial aid is available for undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens, provide the number of undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens who received need-based or non-need-based aid: 0

Average dollar amount awarded to undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens: $0

Total dollar amount of financial aid from all sources awarded to all undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens: $0

Process for First-Year/Freshman Students

H7. Check off all financial aid forms domestic first-year (freshman) financial aid applicants must submit:
 

FAFSA
Institution's own financial aid form
CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
State aid form
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement
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
Foreign Student's Financial Aid Application
Foreign Student's Certification of Finances
Other: Not applicable

H9. Indicate filing dates for first-year (freshman) students:
 
Priority date for filing required financial aid forms: March 1
Deadline for filing required financial aid forms:
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: Yes No If yes, starting date: March 15

H11. Indicate reply dates: No established reply dates
 
Students must reply by (date):  or within   weeks of notification.

Types of Aid Available

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)

FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL PLUS Loans

Federal Perkins Loans
Federal Nursing Loans
State Loans
College/university loans from institutional funds
Other (specify): 

H13. Scholarships and Grants
 

Need-Based:

Federal Pell
SEOG
State scholarships/grants
Private scholarships
College/university gift aid from institutional funds
United Negro College Fund
Federal Nursing Scholarship
Other (specify): College Work Study Program

H14. Check off criteria used in awarding institutional aid. Check all that apply.
Non-need
Need-based
 
Non-need
Need-based
 
Academics
Leadership
Alumni affiliations
Minority status
Art
Music/drama
Athletics
Religious affiliation
Job skills
State/district residency
  ROTC      


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