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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 4,195
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 59%
Average Aid Amount $47,106
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,156
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 68%

Financial Aid Information at Stanford University

For academic year 2017-2018, Total 4,195 students (59% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarship, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $47,106. For freshmen*, 1,156 students (68% 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 4,195 students (59% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $47,106. It includes federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid. Next table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Stanford University for all undergraduate students.

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Stanford University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid4,19559%$47,106
Pell Grants1,13316%$4,661
Federal Student Loans5958%$5,726

Beginning Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 1,156 students (68% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 939 students (55% 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 Stanford University.

Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Stanford University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,15668%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources91054%$51,838
Federal Grants27516%$5,905
Pell Grants27516%$4,715
Other Federal Grants1438%$2,289
State/Local Grants795%$9,084
Institutional Grants91054%$49,265
Student Loans1338%$8,382
Federal Student Loans1247%$5,052
Other Student Loans231%$21,233