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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 19,504
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 86%
Average Aid Amount $10,159
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 3,053
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 95%

Financial Aid Information at Cal State LA

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 19,504 students (86% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $10,159. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 3,053 students (95% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at California State University-Los Angeles is $6,785 for California residents and $18,665 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 19,504 students (86% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $10,159. 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-Los Angeles for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at California State University-Los Angeles
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid19,50486%$10,159
Pell Grants15,47368%$5,076
Federal Student Loans5,07622%$6,353

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 3,053 beginning students (95% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 3,053 students (95% 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-Los Angeles.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at California State University-Los Angeles
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid3,05395%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources3,02494%$11,315
Federal Grants2,51478%$5,493
Pell Grants2,51478%$5,457
Other Federal Grants2468%$370
State/Local Grants2,72084%$2,254
Institutional Grants2,51178%$5,685
Student Loans44414%$4,598
Federal Student Loans43914%$4,379
Other Student Loans150%$7,931

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2020-2021, total 3,017 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended California State University-Los Angeles. Among them, 230 students have lived on campus and 339 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-Los Angeles
Living Status201820192020
Living On-Campus209231230
Living Off-Campus with Family2,3932,8092,448
Living Off-Campus without Family435445339

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-Los Angeles
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level2,6832,656$32,208,813$12,005
$0 - $30,0001,4871,487$19,955,810$13,420
$30,001 - $48,000607606$7,651,671$12,606
$48,001 - $75,000405403$3,890,870$9,607
$75,001 - $110,00010194$534,857$5,296
$110,001 or more8366$175,605$2,116