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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 6,960
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 64%
Average Aid Amount $5,614
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 2,080
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 95%

Financial Aid Information at NDSU

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 6,960 students (64% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $5,614. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 2,080 students (95% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at North Dakota State University-Main Campus is $10,601 for North Dakota residents and $15,076 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 6,960 students (64% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $5,614. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at North Dakota State University-Main Campus for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid6,96064%$5,614
Pell Grants2,21920%$4,084
Federal Student Loans5,88554%$6,151

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 2,080 beginning students (95% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 2,027 students (92% 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 North Dakota State University-Main Campus.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid2,08095%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,70578%$5,024
Federal Grants42219%$4,702
Pell Grants41619%$4,233
Other Federal Grants40418%$553
State/Local Grants62028%$2,330
Institutional Grants1,44366%$3,559
Student Loans1,40764%$9,736
Federal Student Loans1,37262%$5,142
Other Student Loans59727%$11,128

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2019-2020, total 744 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended North Dakota State University-Main Campus. Among them, 573 students have lived on campus and 16 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Living Status201720182019
Living On-Campus602549573
Living Off-Campus with Family638066
Living Off-Campus without Family241116

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 2019-2020 . 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 North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level519465$2,700,293$5,203
$0 - $30,0006565$673,812$10,366
$30,001 - $48,0004039$378,654$9,466
$48,001 - $75,0008078$490,379$6,130
$75,001 - $110,0009390$399,168$4,292
$110,001 or more241193$758,280$3,146