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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 7,603
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 85%
Average Aid Amount $9,325
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,325
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 98%

Financial Aid Information at Arkansas State

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 7,603 students (85% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $9,325. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 1,325 students (98% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at Arkansas State University is $7,130 for Arkansas residents and $12,698 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 7,603 students (85% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $9,325. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Arkansas State University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Arkansas State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid7,60385%$9,325
Pell Grants3,47239%$4,624
Federal Student Loans4,35449%$6,628

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 1,325 beginning students (98% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 1,321 students (98% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree-seeking beginning undergraduate students. The below table shows the number and amount by the source of financial aid at Arkansas State University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Arkansas State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,32598%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,31897%$10,913
Federal Grants1,21390%$3,873
Pell Grants58543%$4,883
Other Federal Grants1,15686%$1,593
State/Local Grants95671%$1,687
Institutional Grants1,04477%$7,732
Student Loans77357%$5,580
Federal Student Loans76757%$4,969
Other Student Loans554%$9,127

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,088 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Arkansas State University. Among them, 829 students have lived on campus and 62 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Arkansas State University
Living Status201820192020
Living On-Campus881899829
Living Off-Campus with Family182220188
Living Off-Campus without Family615662

Grants and Scholarship Aid By Income Level (Paying In-State Tuition)

Next table shows number of students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded any grant/scholarship by income level for academic year 2020-2021 . The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution.
Grants of Scholarship Aid Statistics By Income Level at Arkansas State University
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level786776$6,932,581$8,820
$0 - $30,000260260$2,831,264$10,889
$30,001 - $48,000142142$1,560,558$10,990
$48,001 - $75,000137135$1,138,669$8,311
$75,001 - $110,000104102$630,536$6,063
$110,001 or more143137$771,554$5,395