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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 4,288
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 61%
Average Aid Amount $53,346
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,182
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 70%

Financial Aid Information at Stanford

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 4,288 students (61% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $53,346. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 1,182 students (70% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at Stanford University is $56,169, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 4,288 students (61% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $53,346. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following 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 aid4,28861%$53,346
Pell Grants1,23318%$5,108
Federal Student Loans5207%$5,666

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 1,182 beginning students (70% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 961 students (57% 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 Stanford University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Stanford University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,18270%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources94155%$54,547
Federal Grants31418%$6,230
Pell Grants31218%$5,093
Other Federal Grants1549%$2,383
State/Local Grants966%$8,903
Institutional Grants93855%$51,725
Student Loans1207%$11,765
Federal Student Loans1046%$4,921
Other Student Loans332%$27,275