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ACG Grant year $750.00
Hope Book $300.00
Hope Scholarship $5,058.00
Federal Pell Grant $2,760.00
Federal SEOG $500.00
Federal Work Study $3,000.00
Federal Direct Subsidized Loan $3,259.00
Federal Perkins Loan $2,000.00
Award=$17,627 (and $1,555.00 in "family contribution")
Georgia State Cost of Attendance (assumed)
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Living Expenses $12,466.00
Tuition and Fees $4,888.00
Transportation $828.00 (i'm living and bussing $30 a month, no need for parking)
This is for the whole year.
My bill for this semester is $5667. So for the year let's say $11,334.
$17627-$11334=$6295. What the heck else can I spend for school with that?
*Do they let me buy food (kroger, not meal plans) with that?
*Let's just say I spend on housing and tuition and some fees only. So I can expect a $6K refund check?
*Are they going to continue to "overreward" year after year regardless?