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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 5,619
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 91%
Average Aid Amount $18,153
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,597
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 100%

Financial Aid Information at SHU

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 5,619 students (91% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $18,153. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 1,597 students (100% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at Sacred Heart University is $45,230, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 5,619 students (91% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $18,153. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Sacred Heart University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Sacred Heart University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid5,61991%$18,153
Pell Grants1,05317%$4,507
Federal Student Loans3,62359%$6,510

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 1,597 beginning students (100% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 1,594 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 Sacred Heart University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Sacred Heart University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,597100%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,59099%$18,893
Federal Grants1,46792%$1,419
Pell Grants23615%$4,825
Other Federal Grants1,46191%$646
State/Local Grants634%$3,031
Institutional Grants1,56698%$17,731
Student Loans1,00062%$11,861
Federal Student Loans98061%$5,303
Other Student Loans24615%$27,088