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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 3,208
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 46%
Average Aid Amount $42,652
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 980
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 60%

Financial Aid Information at Brown University

For academic year 2017-2018, Total 3,208 students (46% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarship, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $42,652. For freshmen*, 980 students (60% of enrolled students received financial aid.

* Full-time, first-time degree seeking undergraduate students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 3,208 students (46% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $42,652. It includes federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid. Next table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Brown University for all undergraduate students.

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Brown University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid3,20846%$42,652
Pell Grants97714%$4,642
Federal Student Loans1,59723%$7,251

Beginning Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 980 students (60% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 784 students (48% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree seeking beginning undergraduate students. Below table shows the number and amount by source of financial aid at Brown University.

Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Brown University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid98060%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources72945%$43,812
Federal Grants22814%$6,296
Pell Grants22814%$4,853
Other Federal Grants956%$3,463
State/Local Grants91%$2,317
Institutional Grants72144%$42,278
Student Loans41425%$8,232
Federal Student Loans40024%$5,965
Other Student Loans433%$23,761