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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 3,836
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 61%
Average Aid Amount $38,615
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,057
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 61%

Financial Aid Information at University of Chicago

For academic year 2017-2018, Total 3,836 students (61% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarship, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $38,615. For freshmen*, 1,057 students (61% of enrolled students received financial aid.

* Full-time, first-time degree seeking undergraduate students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 3,836 students (61% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $38,615. It includes federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid. Next 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 aid3,83661%$38,615
Pell Grants68611%$4,482
Federal Student Loans66911%$6,001

Beginning Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 1,057 students (61% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 978 students (56% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree seeking beginning undergraduate students. Below table shows the number and amount by 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 Aid1,05761%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources95455%$42,732
Federal Grants19811%$6,895
Pell Grants19811%$4,517
Other Federal Grants1589%$2,980
State/Local Grants664%$4,844
Institutional Grants95155%$41,096
Student Loans18210%$8,140
Federal Student Loans17510%$5,190
Other Student Loans251%$22,929