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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 the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 565 students (59% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $39,500. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 150 students (64% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at California Institute of Technology is $56,862, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 565 students (59% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $39,500. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following 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

a total of 150 beginning 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. The below table shows the number and amount by the 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