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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 974
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 94%
Average Aid Amount $16,823
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 194
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 98%

Financial Aid Information at CalArts

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 974 students (94% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $16,823. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 194 students (98% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at California Institute of the Arts is $53,466, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 974 students (94% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $16,823. 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 the Arts for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at California Institute of the Arts
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid97494%$16,823
Pell Grants24524%$4,909
Federal Student Loans46345%$7,029

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 194 beginning students (98% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 193 students (97% 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 the Arts.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at California Institute of the Arts
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid19498%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources19397%$14,649
Federal Grants6834%$4,287
Pell Grants4623%$4,507
Other Federal Grants6834%$1,238
State/Local Grants2010%$6,786
Institutional Grants19397%$12,435
Student Loans8543%$9,658
Federal Student Loans8342%$5,192
Other Student Loans137%$29,999