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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 3,746
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 54%
Average Aid Amount $41,552
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 976
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 57%

Financial Aid Information at Chicago

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 3,746 students (54% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $41,552. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 976 students (57% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Chicago is $62,241, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 3,746 students (54% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $41,552. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at University of Chicago for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at University of Chicago
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid3,74654%$41,552
Pell Grants78811%$4,694
Federal Student Loans5087%$5,981

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 976 beginning students (57% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 913 students (53% 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 University of Chicago.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at University of Chicago
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid97657%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources89752%$44,947
Federal Grants22913%$7,256
Pell Grants22913%$4,937
Other Federal Grants18010%$2,950
State/Local Grants493%$5,304
Institutional Grants89452%$42,948
Student Loans1297%$9,954
Federal Student Loans1116%$5,139
Other Student Loans312%$23,024