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Calvin College Common Data Set 2010-2011
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H. FINANCIAL AID 

Aid Awarded to Enrolled Undergraduates

H1. Enter total dollar amounts awarded to enrolled 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 2009-2010 academic year (see the next item below), use the 2009-2010 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 the academic year for which data are reported for items H1, H2, H2A, and H6 below:
2010-2011 estmated _X
2009-2010 final ___

Which needs-analysis methodology does your institution use in awarding institutional aid? (Formerly H3)
___ Federal methodology (FM)
___ Institutional methodology (IM)
_X_ Both FM and IM

Need-based (Include non-need-based aid use to meet need.)

Non-need-based (Exclude non-need-based aid use to meet need.)
$ $
Scholarships/Grants
Federal $5,254,917 $12,875
State (i.e., all states, not only the state in which your institution is located) $1,752,348  

Institutional: Endowed scholarships, annual gifts and tuition funded grants, awarded by the college, excluding athletic aid and tuition waivers (which are reported below)

$21,904,609 $8,292,875
Scholarships/grants from external sources (e.g., Kiwanis, NMSQT) not awarded by the college $838,393 $319,212

Total Scholarships/Grants

$29,750,267 $8,624,962
Self-Help
Student loans from all sources (excluding parent loans) $17,603,209 $5,919,702
Federal Work Study $1,679,625 .
State and other work study/employment (Note: Excludes Federal Work-Study captured above.) $61,700 $1,318,371
Total Self-Help $19,344,534 $7,238,073
Parent Loans $1,438,583 $1,694,475
Tuition waivers Note: Reporting is optional. Report tuition waivers in this row if you choose to report them. Do not report tuition waivers elsewhere. $1,327,898 $1,125,607
Athletic awards $0 $0

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 were awarded financial aid from any source. 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
Freshmen
Full-time
Undergrad (incl. fresh)
Less than
Full-time undergrad
a) Number of degree-seeking undergraduate students (CDS Item B1 if reporting on Fall 2010 cohort) 935 3,779 60
b) Number of students in line a who applied for need-based financial aid 830 3,081 39
c) Number of students in line b who were determined to have financial need 656 2,498 34
d) Number of students in line c who were awarded any financial aid 655 2,491 32
e) Number of students in line d who were awarded any need-based scholarship or grant aid 654 2,473 32
f) Number of students in line d who were awarded any need-based self-help aid 585 2,296 27
g) Number of students in line d who were awarded any non-need-based scholarship or grant aid 63 188  
h) Number of students in line d whose need was fully met (exclude PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans, and private alternative loans).  112 384  
i) On average, the percentage of need that was met of students who received any need-based aid.Exclude any aid that was awarded in excess of need as well as any resources that were awarded to replace EFC (PLUS loans, unsubsidized loans, and private alternative loans) 71% 70% 38%
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). $18,234 $18,019 $10,322
k) Average need-based scholarship or grant award of those in line e $13,103 $11,775 $6,065
l) Average need-based self-help award (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans) of those in line f $4,393 $5,609 $4,695
m) Average need-based loan (excluding PLUS loans and private alternative loans) of those in line f who were awarded a need-based loan $3,894 $6,275

$4,030

       

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 were awarded institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid. Numbers should reflect the cohort awarded 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
Freshmen
Full-time
Undergrad (incl. fresh)
Less than
Full-time undergrad
n) Number of students in line a who had no financial need who were awarded institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid (exclude those who were awarded athletic awards and tuition benefits) 252 1,097 14
o) Average dollar amount of institutional non-need-based scholarship and grant aid awarded to students in line n $5,989 $4,888 $1,126
p) Number of students in line a who were awarded an institutional non-need-based athletic scholarship or grant 0 0 0
q) Average dollar amount of institutional non-need-based athletic scholarships and grants awarded to students in line p $0 $0 $0

H3. Incorporated into H1 above.

Note: These are the graduates and loan types to include and exclude in order to fill out CDS H4, H4a, H5 and H5a.

Include:

* 2010 undergraduate class who graduated between July 1, 2009 and June 30, 2010 who started at your institution as first time students and received a bachelor's degree between July 1, 2009 and June 30, 2010.

* only loans made to students who borrowed while enrolled at your institution.

* co-signed loans.

 

Exclude:

* those who transferred in.

* money borrowed at other institutions.

H4. Provide the percentage of the class (defined above) who borrowed at any time through any loan programs (institutional, state, Federal Perkins, Federal Stafford Subsidized and Unsubsidized, private loans that were certified by your institution, etc.; exclude parent loans). Include both Federal Direct Student Loans and Federal Family Education Loans. 66%

H4a.  Provide the percentage of the class (defined above) who borrowed at any time through federal loan programs—Federal Perkins, Federal Stafford Subsidized and Unsubsidized. Include both Federal Direct Student Loans and Federal Family Education Loans. NOTE: exclude all institutional, state, private alternative loans and parent loans.   66%

 

H5.  Report the average per-borrower cumulative undergraduate-borrower cumalative principal borrowed of those in line H4. $27,700

 

H5a. Report the average per-borrower cumulative undergraduate-borrower cumalative principal borrowed through federal loan programs—Federal Perkins, Federal Stafford Subsidized and Unsubsidized. Include both Federal Direct Student Loans and Federal Family Education Loans. These are listed in line H4a. NOTE: exclude all institutional, state, private alternative loans and exclude parent loans. $19,750

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 international (nonresident alien) students:

boxInstitutional need-based scholarship or grant aid is available
boxInstitutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available
boxInstitutional scholarship and grant aid is not available

If institutional financial aid is available for undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens, provide the number of undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens who were awarded need-based or non-need-based aid: 306

Average dollar amount of institutional financial aid awarded to undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens:: $14,126

Total dollar amount of institutional financial aid awarded to undergraduate degree-seeking nonresident aliens:$4,322,633

Process for First-Year/freshman Students

H7. Check off all financial aid forms international (non-resident alien) first-year financial aid applicants must submit:

boxInstitution's own financial aid form
boxCSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
box International Student's Financial Aid Application 
box International Student's Certification of Finances
boxOther:

H8. Check off all financial aid forms domestic first-year (freshman) financial aid applicants must submit:

boxFAFSA
boxInstitution's own financial aid form
boxCSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
boxState aid form
box Noncustodial PROFILE
boxBusiness/Farm Supplement
boxOther:

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

Priority date for filing required financial aid forms:__2/15__

Deadline for filing required financial aid forms:__N/A __

No deadline for filing required forms (applications processed on a rolling basis): YES

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

Students notified on or about (date):_____

Students notified on a rolling basis: boxYes boxNo. If yes, starting date: 3/15

H11. Indicate reply dates:

Students must reply by (date): ______________ or within _______ 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)

boxDirect Subsidized Stafford Loans
boxDirect Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
boxDirect PLUS Loans

FEDERAL FAMILY EDUCATION LOAN PROGRAM (FFEL)

boxFFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
boxFFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
boxFFEL PLUS Loans

boxFederal Perkins Loans
boxFederal Nursing Loans
boxState Loans
boxCollege/university loans from institutional funds
boxOther (specify): Alternative Educational Loans

H13. Scholarships and Grants

Need-based:

boxFederal Pell
boxSEOG
boxState scholarships/grants
boxPrivate scholarships
boxCollege/university scholarship or grant aid from institutional funds
boxUnited Negro College Fund
boxFederal Nursing Scholarship
boxOther (specify):

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

H15.  If your institution has recently implemented any major financial aid policy, program, or initiative to make your institution more affordable to incoming students such as replacing loans with grants, or waiving costs for families below a certain income level please provide details below.

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