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Georgia State Financial Aid

Financial Aid Scoreboard
Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 22,117
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 79%
Average Aid Amount $8,703
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 4,687
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 95%

Financial Aid Information at Georgia State

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 22,117 students (79% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $8,703. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 4,687 students (95% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at Georgia State University is $9,286 for Georgia residents and $24,517 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 22,117 students (79% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $8,703. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Georgia State University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Georgia State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid22,11779%$8,703
Pell Grants13,79449%$4,631
Federal Student Loans13,76549%$6,164

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 4,687 beginning students (95% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 4,687 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 Georgia State University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Georgia State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid4,68795%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources4,51091%$10,688
Federal Grants2,50651%$6,003
Pell Grants2,50651%$5,159
Other Federal Grants2,46350%$858
State/Local Grants3,75176%$7,234
Institutional Grants1,06922%$5,637
Student Loans2,30747%$5,949
Federal Student Loans2,27046%$4,925
Other Student Loans2385%$10,694

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2020-2021, total 4,390 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Georgia State University. Among them, 3,005 students have lived on campus and 463 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Georgia State University
Living Status201820192020
Living On-Campus2,5272,9293,005
Living Off-Campus with Family590691720
Living Off-Campus without Family344483463

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 Georgia State University
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level3,2633,114$32,511,229$9,964
$0 - $30,0001,2451,243$14,951,497$12,009
$30,001 - $48,000670668$7,664,017$11,439
$48,001 - $75,000589560$5,147,878$8,740
$75,001 - $110,000322272$2,003,947$6,223
$110,001 or more437371$2,743,890$6,279