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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 23,733
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 72%
Average Aid Amount $8,722
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 4,059
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 80%

Financial Aid Information at Cal State Long Beach

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 23,733 students (72% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $8,722. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 4,059 students (80% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at California State University-Long Beach is $6,846 for California residents and $18,726 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 23,733 students (72% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $8,722. 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 State University-Long Beach for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at California State University-Long Beach
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid23,73372%$8,722
Pell Grants16,98451%$4,775
Federal Student Loans9,35828%$6,190

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 4,059 beginning students (80% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 4,023 students (79% 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 State University-Long Beach.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at California State University-Long Beach
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid4,05980%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources3,79475%$9,200
Federal Grants2,53550%$5,176
Pell Grants2,53450%$5,153
Other Federal Grants1343%$490
State/Local Grants3,40667%$2,782
Institutional Grants2,13342%$5,771
Student Loans1,40928%$5,354
Federal Student Loans1,39227%$4,654
Other Student Loans852%$12,531

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2020-2021, total 3,743 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended California State University-Long Beach. Among them, 1,786 students have lived on campus and 327 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at California State University-Long Beach
Living Status201820192020
Living On-Campus1,2481,6411,786
Living Off-Campus with Family1,4881,6471,630
Living Off-Campus without Family384338327

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 California State University-Long Beach
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level3,2063,006$31,392,059$9,792
$0 - $30,0001,1651,164$15,358,711$13,183
$30,001 - $48,000692691$8,492,993$12,273
$48,001 - $75,000642632$5,558,026$8,657
$75,001 - $110,000315284$1,494,606$4,745
$110,001 or more392235$487,723$1,244