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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 565
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 59%
Average Aid Amount $39,500
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 150
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 64%

Financial Aid Information at Caltech

For academic year 2017-2018, Total 565 students (59% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarship, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $39,500. For freshmen*, 150 students (64% 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 565 students (59% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $39,500. It includes federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid. Next table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at California Institute of Technology for all undergraduate students.

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at California Institute of Technology
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid56559%$39,500
Pell Grants13614%$4,545
Federal Student Loans455%$5,701

Beginning Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 150 students (64% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 116 students (49% 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 California Institute of Technology.

Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at California Institute of Technology
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid15064%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources11449%$42,540
Federal Grants3414%$7,014
Pell Grants2812%$5,231
Other Federal Grants2310%$4,000
State/Local Grants63%$9,084
Institutional Grants11449%$39,970
Student Loans5021%$4,766
Federal Student Loans115%$5,273
Other Student Loans4519%$4,006