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> From: Scott Dittman[SMTP:sdittman@wlu.edu]
> Sent: Friday, April 17, 1998 4:11 PM
> To: conf Common Data Set
> Subject: [cds] Financial Aid (fwd)
>
> Karen
>
> Looks to me like the following H section instructions cover it --
> count
> students once for each row but students may be counted in more than
> one
> row.
>
> "Number of Undergraduates (U): Please provide the number
> of degree-seeking undergraduates who were awarded aid. Number of
> First-year students (F) : Please provide the number of
> degree-seeking, first-time, first-year (freshman) students who were
> awarded aid. Include the first-year students in the
> undergraduate count. Students may be counted in more than one row."
>
> Scott
>
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>
> On Fri, 17 Apr 1998, Karen M. Freemon wrote:
>
> > In section H1 we have interpreted the "total scholarships/grants"
> line to
> > mean the total dollar amount of all scholarships and grants awarded,
> the
> > total number of AWARDS made to undergraduates, and the total number
> of
> > AWARDS made to first-time freshmen (and the same for the "total self
> help"
> > line). I received a call from U.S. News that our counts were wrong
> and
> > should show the unduplicated number of individual STUDENTS who
> received
> > awards. I can't find any clarification in the CDS directions as to
> how to
> > answer this question. Can anyone give me some guidance as to the
> > appropriate response or how you answered this question? Thanks!
> >
> >
>
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