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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 26,166
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 88%
Average Aid Amount $10,276
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 5,065
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 92%

Financial Aid Information at UGA

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 26,166 students (88% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $10,276. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 5,065 students (92% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Georgia is $12,068 for Georgia residents and $31,108 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 26,166 students (88% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $10,276. 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 Georgia for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at University of Georgia
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid26,16688%$10,276
Pell Grants5,85120%$4,537
Federal Student Loans9,03230%$6,200

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 5,065 beginning students (92% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 5,024 students (92% 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 Georgia.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at University of Georgia
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid5,06592%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources4,96190%$11,364
Federal Grants2,14539%$2,961
Pell Grants93117%$4,768
Other Federal Grants2,13139%$897
State/Local Grants4,46781%$9,149
Institutional Grants1,26423%$7,247
Student Loans1,51128%$6,461
Federal Student Loans1,47927%$5,267
Other Student Loans1543%$12,812

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,478 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended University of Georgia. Among them, 4,410 students have lived on campus and 23 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at University of Georgia
Living Status201720182019
Living On-Campus4,9284,6664,410
Living Off-Campus with Family637145
Living Off-Campus without Family332423

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 2019-2020 . 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 University of Georgia
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,7381,732$22,719,860$13,072
$0 - $30,000361361$6,868,401$19,026
$30,001 - $48,000276276$4,592,865$16,641
$48,001 - $75,000297296$3,650,606$12,292
$75,001 - $110,000247247$2,395,700$9,699
$110,001 or more557552$5,212,288$9,358