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OBU Financial Aid

Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 1,496
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 92%
Average Aid Amount $22,073
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 441
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 100%

Financial Aid Information at OBU

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 1,496 students (92% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $22,073. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 441 students (100% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at Ouachita Baptist University is $30,140, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 1,496 students (92% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $22,073. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Ouachita Baptist University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Ouachita Baptist University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid1,49692%$22,073
Pell Grants43226%$4,774
Federal Student Loans74946%$5,954

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 441 beginning students (100% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 441 students (100% 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 Ouachita Baptist University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Ouachita Baptist University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid441100%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources441100%$20,112
Federal Grants38888%$2,123
Pell Grants11927%$4,784
Other Federal Grants37385%$682
State/Local Grants22751%$2,401
Institutional Grants441100%$17,008
Student Loans32975%$6,641
Federal Student Loans32774%$5,375
Other Student Loans327%$13,356