University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Campus

Common Data Set, 1998-99

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 definitions section.)

Indicate academic year for which data are reported:
98-99 actual __ 98-99 estimated X 97-98 actual __
 
 
  Need-based Non-need-based
  $ $
Scholarships/Grants    
Federal 9,815,562 0
State 11,030,285 112,794
Institutional (endowment, alumni, or other institutional awards) and external funds awarded by the college excluding athletic aid and tuition waivers (which are reported below) 3,596,719 7,043,836
Scholarships/grants from external sources (e.g., Kiwanis, NMSQT) not awarded by the college 0 1,667,000
Total Scholarships/Grants 24,442,566 8,823,627
Self-Help    
Student loans from all sources 31,000,000 15,000,000
Federal Work-Study 1,296,470  
State and other work-study/employment not available not available
Total Self-Help 32,296,470 15,000,000
Parent Loans 0 5,321,000
Tuition waivers 0 1,902,000
Athletic awards 0 3,613,545

 

Number of Enrolled Students Receiving Aid

H2. List the number of degree-seeking full-time and less-than-full-time undergraduates who applied for and received financial aid. Aid that isnon-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.
Need-based awards
First-time Full-time Freshmen
Full-time Undergrad (inc. fresh)
Less than full-time undergrad
a) Number of degree-seeking undergraduate students (CDS Item B1 if reporting on Fall 1998 cohort) 3,096 13,982 --
b) Number of students in line a who were financial aid applicants (include applicants for all types of aid) 2,517 10,100 --
c) Number of students in line b who were determined to have financial need 2,026 8,130 --
d) Number of students in line c who received any financial aid 2,026 8,130 --
e) Number of students in line d who received any need-based gift aid 1,535 6,097 --
f) Number of students in line d who received any need-based self-help aid 1,726 6,910 --
g) Number of students in line d who received any non-need-based gift aid 793 2,695 --
h) Number of students in line d whose need was fully met (exclude PLUS loans and private alternative loans). 276 1,100 --
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 and private alternative loans). 85 85 --
j) The average financial aid package of those in line d. Exclude any resources that were awarded to replace EFC (PLUS loans and private alternative loans). 7,922 7,922 --
k) Average need-based gift award of those in line d who received a need-based gift award. 4,006 3,900 --
l) Average need-based self-help award (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans) of those in line d who received need-based self-help. 3,972 4,100 --
m) Average need-based loan (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans) of those in line d who received a need-based loan. 3,081 4,000 --
Non-need-based awards
First-time Full-time Freshmen
Full-time Undergrad Inc. fresh.
Less than Full-time undergrad
n) Number of students in line a who had no financial need who received non-need-based aid (exclude those receiving athletic awards and tuition benefits) 326 1,300 --
o) Average award to students in line (n) 3,930 4,000 --
p) Number of students in line a who received a non-need-based athletic award 31 120 --
q) Average non-need-based athletic award to those in line (p) 10,520 10,500 --

 

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

X Federal methodology (FM)
 
 

H4. Percent of 1998 graduating undergraduate class who have 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 International Students

H6. Indicate your institution's policy regarding financial aid for undergraduate international (nonresident alien) students:
Not available to international students.

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

FAFSA
Institution's own financial aid form
 
 

H8. Check off all financial aid forms international (non-resident alien) first-year financial aid applicants must submit:
Not applicable.
 
 

H9. Indicate filing dates for first-year (freshman) students:

Priority date for filing required financial aid forms: March 1st

No deadline for filing required forms (applications proessed on a rolling basis).
 
 

H10. Indicate notification dates for first-year (freshman) students:

Students notified on a rolling basis: Yes

If yes, starting date: March 15th
 
 

H11. Indicate reply dates:

Students must reply by (date): No established reply date
 
 

Types of Aid Available

Please check off all types of aid available at your institution:
 
 

H12. Loans

FEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOAN PROGRAM (DIRECT LOAN)
None

FEDERAL FAMILY EDUCATION LOAN PROGRAM (FFEL)

FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL PLUS Loans
 

Federal Perkins Loans
Federal Nursing Loans
 
 

H13. Scholarships and Grants

Need-based:

Federal Pell
SEOG
State scholarships/grants
College/university gift aid from institutional funds

Non-need based (college-administered):

State
Academic
Athletic
 
 

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


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