Award Statistics

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Current 2015-2016 Freshmen

86% of those eligible for need-based assistance received Villanova Grants (need based grant) for a total of $19.9 million. The average Villanova Grant award was $27,880.

75% of those who applied for aid demonstrated need.

The average assistance package for students with demonstrated financial need (combining need based grants, loans and student employment - excluding alternative loans) was $37,889.

Overall

For 2015-2016 Villanova University will fund more than $102 million in need-based financial assistance and merit-based scholarships for undergraduate students.  Of this total, more than $66 million will be awarded through the need-based Villanova Grant program.

Class of 2020 Financial Aid Awards are available for viewing in your MyNova portal.

 

Freshman Class of 2020 Financial Assistance Application Deadlines:

  • February 7, 2016 -- 2016-2017 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be filed PRIOR TO this date online at www.fafsa.gov 
  • February 7, 2016 -- 2016-2017 College Board PROFILE must be filed PRIOR TO this date online at profileonline.collegeboard.com
  • March 1, 2016* -- Completed signed copies of custodial parent(s)', stepparent's, and student's 2015 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Tax Return as well as 2015 Federal W-2's, 1099/1099R's, and all tax schedules must be submitted to IDOC.

    *As early as February 7, 2016, but no later than March 1, 2016

 

THE VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY DEADLINE FOR 2016-2017 FINANCIAL AID FOR RETURNING STUDENTS IS:

April 30, 2016 - Completed application materials must be postmarked by this date.

·2016-2017 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be filed PRIOR TO this date online at www.fafsa.gov.

·2016-2017 College Board PROFILE must be filed PRIOR TO this date online at profileonline.collegeboard.com.

·Completed signed copies of custodial parent(s)’, stepparent’s, and student’s 2015 U.S. Federal or Puerto Rico Tax Return as well as 2015 W-2’s, 1099/1099R’s, and all tax schedules must be submitted to IDOC. *Do not submit tax documents to the Office of Financial Assistance*