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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 14,069
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 66%
Average Aid Amount $6,970
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 2,728
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 88%

Financial Aid Information at UTEP

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 14,069 students (66% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $6,970. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 2,728 students (88% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at The University of Texas at El Paso is $9,450 for Texas residents and $24,516 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 14,069 students (66% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $6,970. 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 El Paso for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at The University of Texas at El Paso
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid14,06966%$6,970
Pell Grants12,52059%$4,583
Federal Student Loans8,85341%$6,313

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 2,728 beginning students (88% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 2,728 students (88% 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 El Paso.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at The University of Texas at El Paso
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid2,72888%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources2,35176%$9,068
Federal Grants2,10168%$5,081
Pell Grants2,10168%$5,064
Other Federal Grants431%$791
State/Local Grants1,84660%$5,020
Institutional Grants54518%$2,529
Student Loans1,21639%$4,465
Federal Student Loans1,21639%$4,369
Other Student Loans181%$6,537

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2018-2019, total 2,289 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended The University of Texas at El Paso. Among them, 393 students have lived on campus and 377 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 El Paso
Living Status201620172018
Living On-Campus338299393
Living Off-Campus with Family1,4811,3411,486
Living Off-Campus without Family340301377

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 The University of Texas at El Paso
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level2,4642,112$19,453,149$7,895
$0 - $30,0001,3331,332$12,967,115$9,728
$30,001 - $48,000497493$4,549,000$9,153
$48,001 - $75,000342274$1,865,493$5,455
$75,001 - $110,00018013$71,541$397
$110,001 or more1120$0$0