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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 7,123
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 59%
Average Aid Amount $5,327
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 2,364
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 90%

Financial Aid Information at NDSU

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 7,123 students (59% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $5,327. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 2,364 students (90% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at North Dakota State University-Main Campus is $10,168 for North Dakota residents and $14,471 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 7,123 students (59% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $5,327. 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 aid7,12359%$5,327
Pell Grants2,54821%$4,047
Federal Student Loans6,74356%$6,323

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 2,364 beginning students (90% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 2,257 students (86% 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 Aid2,36490%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,61362%$5,149
Federal Grants58422%$4,486
Pell Grants58422%$4,065
Other Federal Grants54721%$450
State/Local Grants66225%$2,154
Institutional Grants1,04640%$4,072
Student Loans1,75367%$9,282
Federal Student Loans1,71065%$5,590
Other Student Loans69927%$9,602

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2018-2019, total 753 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended North Dakota State University-Main Campus. Among them, 602 students have lived on campus and 24 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 Status201620172018
Living On-Campus562522602
Living Off-Campus with Family686763
Living Off-Campus without Family222724

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 North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level602512$2,811,697$4,671
$0 - $30,0007674$744,061$9,790
$30,001 - $48,0006161$538,598$8,829
$48,001 - $75,000121114$604,025$4,992
$75,001 - $110,00011497$388,570$3,409
$110,001 or more230166$536,443$2,332