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SUNY Albany Financial Aid

Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 8,642
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 64%
Average Aid Amount $9,226
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 2,333
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 83%

Financial Aid Information at SUNY Albany

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 8,642 students (64% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $9,226. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 2,333 students (83% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at SUNY at Albany is $10,160 for New York residents and $27,750 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 8,642 students (64% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $9,226. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at SUNY at Albany for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at SUNY at Albany
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid8,64264%$9,226
Pell Grants5,59441%$4,966
Federal Student Loans7,78158%$6,757

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 2,333 beginning students (83% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 2,283 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 SUNY at Albany.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at SUNY at Albany
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid2,33383%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,92168%$9,743
Federal Grants1,23444%$5,145
Pell Grants1,23444%$4,992
Other Federal Grants43115%$441
State/Local Grants1,53255%$4,186
Institutional Grants1,81064%$3,290
Student Loans1,66559%$7,172
Federal Student Loans1,65459%$5,766
Other Student Loans1957%$12,330

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2018-2019, total 1,758 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended SUNY at Albany. Among them, 1,660 students have lived on campus and 24 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at SUNY at Albany
Living Status201620172018
Living On-Campus1,3981,4561,660
Living Off-Campus with Family545074
Living Off-Campus without Family111224

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 SUNY at Albany
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,8531,499$14,712,202$7,940
$0 - $30,000653653$8,541,085$13,080
$30,001 - $48,000325324$3,193,324$9,826
$48,001 - $75,000286280$1,724,497$6,030
$75,001 - $110,000211168$909,202$4,309
$110,001 or more37874$344,094$910