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Kent State University at Kent Financial Aid

Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 15,493
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 70%
Average Aid Amount $7,110
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 4,087
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 96%

Financial Aid Information at Kent State University at Kent

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 15,493 students (70% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $7,110. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 4,087 students (96% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at Kent State University at Kent is $11,009 for Ohio residents and $19,885 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 15,493 students (70% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $7,110. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Kent State University at Kent for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Kent State University at Kent
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid15,49370%$7,110
Pell Grants6,63130%$4,408
Federal Student Loans13,08359%$6,858

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 4,087 beginning students (96% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 4,072 students (96% 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 Kent State University at Kent.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Kent State University at Kent
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid4,08796%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources3,76588%$7,696
Federal Grants1,75041%$3,580
Pell Grants1,31731%$4,406
Other Federal Grants43310%$1,067
State/Local Grants93422%$1,870
Institutional Grants3,63485%$5,768
Student Loans2,82766%$7,589
Federal Student Loans2,78665%$5,704
Other Student Loans48111%$11,563

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2018-2019, total 2,975 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Kent State University at Kent. Among them, 2,427 students have lived on campus and 19 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Kent State University at Kent
Living Status201620172018
Living On-Campus2,3622,2222,427
Living Off-Campus with Family406422493
Living Off-Campus without Family766519

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 2018-2019 . 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 Kent State University at Kent
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level2,4972,220$14,842,734$5,944
$0 - $30,000514510$5,480,589$10,663
$30,001 - $48,000364362$3,166,021$8,698
$48,001 - $75,000455420$2,381,389$5,234
$75,001 - $110,000536442$1,816,926$3,390
$110,001 or more628486$1,997,809$3,181