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Houghton Financial Aid

Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 967
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 94%
Average Aid Amount $18,133
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 263
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 99%

Financial Aid Information at Houghton

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 967 students (94% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $18,133. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 263 students (99% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at Houghton College is $34,466, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 967 students (94% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $18,133. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Houghton College for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Houghton College
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid96794%$18,133
Pell Grants41540%$4,425
Federal Student Loans65263%$7,050

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 263 beginning students (99% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 263 students (99% 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 Houghton College.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Houghton College
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid26399%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources26399%$17,774
Federal Grants14153%$4,745
Pell Grants14053%$4,649
Other Federal Grants156%$1,208
State/Local Grants13651%$3,322
Institutional Grants22785%$15,655
Student Loans16361%$8,402
Federal Student Loans16361%$6,194
Other Student Loans3011%$11,997