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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 7,309
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 67%
Average Aid Amount $7,167
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,969
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 85%

Financial Aid Information at SFA

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 7,309 students (67% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $7,167. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 1,969 students (85% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at Stephen F Austin State University is $10,600 for Texas residents and $21,616 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 7,309 students (67% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $7,167. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Stephen F Austin State University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Stephen F Austin State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid7,30967%$7,167
Pell Grants4,56242%$4,827
Federal Student Loans6,25057%$6,819

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 1,969 beginning students (85% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 1,871 students (81% 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 Stephen F Austin State University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Stephen F Austin State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,96985%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,56968%$8,881
Federal Grants99643%$4,989
Pell Grants98843%$4,839
Other Federal Grants1055%$1,789
State/Local Grants81635%$5,066
Institutional Grants1,20852%$4,000
Student Loans1,35258%$6,355
Federal Student Loans1,33357%$5,702
Other Student Loans894%$11,144

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2018-2019, total 1,563 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Stephen F Austin State University. Among them, 1,326 students have lived on campus and 55 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Stephen F Austin State University
Living Status201620172018
Living On-Campus1,3591,3171,326
Living Off-Campus with Family86116102
Living Off-Campus without Family456055

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 Stephen F Austin State University
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,5851,282$12,476,939$7,872
$0 - $30,000509508$6,432,166$12,637
$30,001 - $48,000299297$3,211,619$10,741
$48,001 - $75,000263240$1,856,505$7,059
$75,001 - $110,000225144$642,535$2,856
$110,001 or more28993$334,114$1,156