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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 19,617
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 49%
Average Aid Amount $10,643
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 5,291
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 66%

Financial Aid Information at UT Austin

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 19,617 students (49% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $10,643. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 5,291 students (66% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at The University of Texas at Austin is $11,752 for Texas residents and $40,996 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 19,617 students (49% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $10,643. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at The University of Texas at Austin for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at The University of Texas at Austin
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid19,61749%$10,643
Pell Grants8,93622%$4,711
Federal Student Loans12,20630%$6,080

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 5,291 beginning students (66% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 4,304 students (54% 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 The University of Texas at Austin.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at The University of Texas at Austin
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid5,29166%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources3,78147%$11,121
Federal Grants2,41630%$5,074
Pell Grants1,84023%$4,948
Other Federal Grants1,89824%$1,662
State/Local Grants1,55219%$7,995
Institutional Grants3,18340%$5,461
Student Loans2,43230%$5,777
Federal Student Loans2,40530%$5,051
Other Student Loans1382%$13,784

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2020-2021, total 3,517 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended The University of Texas at Austin. Among them, 3,078 students have lived on campus and 275 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at The University of Texas at Austin
Living Status201820192020
Living On-Campus2,6903,0773,078
Living Off-Campus with Family79102106
Living Off-Campus without Family269288275

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 2020-2021 . 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 The University of Texas at Austin
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level3,2442,589$29,347,377$9,047
$0 - $30,000875875$11,938,534$13,644
$30,001 - $48,000544543$6,756,681$12,420
$48,001 - $75,000556553$6,262,417$11,263
$75,001 - $110,000453401$3,158,377$6,972
$110,001 or more816217$1,231,368$1,509