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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 8,432
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 77%
Average Aid Amount $10,742
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,277
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 93%

Financial Aid Information at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

For academic year 2017-2018, Total 8,432 students (77% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarship, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $10,742. For freshmen*, 1,277 students (93% of enrolled students received financial aid.

* Full-time, first-time degree seeking undergraduate students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 8,432 students (77% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $10,742. It includes federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid. Next table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale for all undergraduate students.

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid8,43277%$10,742
Pell Grants4,27739%$4,726
Federal Student Loans6,13756%$7,193

Beginning Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 1,277 students (93% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 1,277 students (93% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree seeking beginning undergraduate students. Below table shows the number and amount by source of financial aid at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.

Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,27793%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,20188%$11,738
Federal Grants64047%$5,530
Pell Grants62245%$4,886
Other Federal Grants18914%$2,647
State/Local Grants58643%$5,085
Institutional Grants1,07278%$7,070
Student Loans90566%$7,166
Federal Student Loans89265%$5,856
Other Student Loans1128%$11,264

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2017-2018, total 1,307 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. Among them, 1,177 students have lived on campus and 41 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.

Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Living Status201520162017
Living On-Campus1,9751,6801,177
Living Off-Campus with Family867685
Living Off-Campus without Family271941

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 2017-2018 . 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 Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,2111,131$12,042,490$9,944
$0 - $30,000397396$5,239,483$13,198
$30,001 - $48,000189189$2,415,323$12,779
$48,001 - $75,000190189$1,958,879$10,310
$75,001 - $110,000188181$1,370,703$7,291
$110,001 or more247176$1,058,102$4,284