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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 15,519
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 72%
Average Aid Amount $12,093
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 3,728
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 85%

Financial Aid Information at UIC

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 15,519 students (72% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $12,093. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 3,728 students (85% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Illinois Chicago is $14,126 for Illinois residents and $28,476 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 15,519 students (72% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $12,093. 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 Illinois Chicago for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at University of Illinois Chicago
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid15,51972%$12,093
Pell Grants10,94051%$4,853
Federal Student Loans7,68336%$6,140

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 3,728 beginning students (85% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 3,664 students (84% 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 Illinois Chicago.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at University of Illinois Chicago
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid3,72885%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources3,46779%$13,236
Federal Grants2,88866%$4,932
Pell Grants2,50957%$5,014
Other Federal Grants1,61037%$1,034
State/Local Grants2,85365%$5,636
Institutional Grants3,07570%$5,062
Student Loans1,31130%$6,510
Federal Student Loans1,24929%$4,788
Other Student Loans1523%$16,802

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,300 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended University of Illinois Chicago. Among them, 753 students have lived on campus and 866 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 Illinois Chicago
Living Status201720182019
Living On-Campus703594753
Living Off-Campus with Family1,3981,2811,632
Living Off-Campus without Family656804866

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 Illinois Chicago
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level2,9812,705$37,612,568$12,617
$0 - $30,0001,2331,232$18,842,331$15,282
$30,001 - $48,000716716$10,367,779$14,480
$48,001 - $75,000543530$6,366,974$11,726
$75,001 - $110,000232145$1,390,174$5,992
$110,001 or more25782$645,310$2,511