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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 5,517
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 58%
Average Aid Amount $6,122
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,473
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 94%

Financial Aid Information at BSU

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 5,517 students (58% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $6,122. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 1,473 students (94% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at Bridgewater State University is $10,732 for Massachusetts residents and $16,872 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 5,517 students (58% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $6,122. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Bridgewater State University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Bridgewater State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid5,51758%$6,122
Pell Grants3,40236%$4,485
Federal Student Loans6,97174%$5,956

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 1,473 beginning students (94% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 1,473 students (94% 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 Bridgewater State University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Bridgewater State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,47394%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,12471%$6,423
Federal Grants71245%$4,388
Pell Grants63740%$4,564
Other Federal Grants35623%$609
State/Local Grants98963%$2,047
Institutional Grants71445%$2,900
Student Loans1,40289%$7,238
Federal Student Loans1,37487%$4,412
Other Student Loans32621%$12,531

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,037 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Bridgewater State University. Among them, 748 students have lived on campus and 12 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Bridgewater State University
Living Status201820192020
Living On-Campus716670748
Living Off-Campus with Family272259274
Living Off-Campus without Family5912

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 Bridgewater State University
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,345999$6,582,558$4,894
$0 - $30,000310308$3,283,689$10,593
$30,001 - $48,000161159$1,343,848$8,347
$48,001 - $75,000207189$1,109,573$5,360
$75,001 - $110,000224163$497,074$2,219
$110,001 or more443180$348,374$786