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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 6,619
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 83%
Average Aid Amount $10,271
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,947
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 95%

Financial Aid Information at PVAMU

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 6,619 students (83% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $10,271. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 1,947 students (95% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at Prairie View A & M University is $11,099 for Texas residents and $26,398 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 6,619 students (83% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $10,271. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Prairie View A & M University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Prairie View A & M University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid6,61983%$10,271
Pell Grants5,27266%$4,971
Federal Student Loans5,91174%$6,675

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 1,947 beginning students (95% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 1,912 students (94% 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 Prairie View A & M University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Prairie View A & M University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,94795%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,75186%$12,586
Federal Grants1,45971%$5,287
Pell Grants1,45971%$5,070
Other Federal Grants1738%$1,829
State/Local Grants93746%$6,350
Institutional Grants1,28463%$6,523
Student Loans1,52575%$5,646
Federal Student Loans1,51474%$5,164
Other Student Loans693%$11,492

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2018-2019, total 1,613 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Prairie View A & M University. Among them, 1,538 students have lived on campus and 42 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Prairie View A & M University
Living Status201620172018
Living On-Campus1,2311,4071,538
Living Off-Campus with Family213523
Living Off-Campus without Family313442

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 Prairie View A & M University
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,6681,511$18,171,431$10,894
$0 - $30,000796793$10,848,682$13,629
$30,001 - $48,000367366$4,310,584$11,745
$48,001 - $75,000252228$2,061,749$8,182
$75,001 - $110,00013179$611,963$4,671
$110,001 or more12245$338,453$2,774