First-Time, Full-Time Freshmen

Financial Aid



+/- Aid Type 2015 Count $ Sum % Count % Sum 2016 Count $ Sum % Count % Sum 2017 Count $ Sum % Count % Sum
HOPE Scholarship 1235 $3,188,692 29.5% 40.4% 1304 $3,377,579 28.9% 40.2% 1338 $3,519,167 0.29582 41.9%
Zell Miller HOPE Scholarship 213 $757,490 5.1% 9.6% 256 $931,783 5.7% 11.1% 309 $1,114,091 0.06832 13.3%
FDL Unsubsidized Loans 1177 $985,687 28.1% 12.5% 1276 $988,505 28.3% 11.8% 1289 $865,591 0.28499 10.3%
FDL PLUS Loans 193 $815,075 4.6% 10.3% 199 $974,008 4.4% 11.6% 155 $743,725 0.03427 8.8%
FDL Subsidized Loans 603 $646,815 14.4% 8.2% 676 $653,942 15.0% 7.8% 644 $598,931 0.14238 7.1%
Pell Grant 263 $568,179 6.3% 7.2% 254 $570,790 5.6% 6.8% 223 $520,573 0.04930 6.2%
External Loans 68 $281,042 1.6% 3.6% 54 $213,507 1.2% 2.5% 60 $293,584 0.01327 3.5%
External Non-Need Based Grants 191 $239,892 4.6% 3.0% 187 $236,413 4.1% 2.8% 191 $258,442 0.04223 3.1%
State Loans 74 $215,608 1.8% 2.7% 60 $174,010 1.3% 2.1% 80 $237,820 0.01769 2.8%
Institutional Non-Need Based Grants 119 $136,211 2.8% 1.7% 132 $152,462 2.9% 1.8% 124 $152,524 0.02742 1.8%
Athletic Scholarships 22 $39,006 0.5% 0.5% 44 $86,014 1.0% 1.0% 39 $72,182 0.00862 0.9%
SEOG 17 $11,250 0.4% 0.1% 20 $8,250 0.4% 0.1% 35 $23,250 0.00774 0.3%
Federal Work Study Awarded 14 $1,136 0.3% 0.0% 45 $7,371 1.0% 0.1% 36 $7,824 0.00796 0.1%
Other State Non-Need Based Grants 1 $1,000 0.0% 0.0% 6 $22,000 0.1% 0.3% 0 $- 0.00000 0.0%
Totals 4190 $7,887,083 4513 $8,396,634 4523 $8,407,704
Avg $ Awarded $1,882 $1,861 $1,859
IPEDS First-Time, Full-Time Freshmen summer/fall entrants.