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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 20,823
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 61%
Average Aid Amount $13,151
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 5,381
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 70%

Financial Aid Information at UIUC

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 20,823 students (61% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $13,151. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 5,381 students (70% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is $15,442 for Illinois residents and $32,892 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 20,823 students (61% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $13,151. 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 Urbana-Champaign for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid20,82361%$13,151
Pell Grants8,29224%$4,885
Federal Student Loans11,66834%$5,895

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 5,381 beginning students (70% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 5,156 students (67% 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 Urbana-Champaign.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid5,38170%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources4,52059%$15,187
Federal Grants2,68535%$4,759
Pell Grants2,16128%$5,032
Other Federal Grants2,01926%$943
State/Local Grants2,67635%$6,002
Institutional Grants4,05353%$9,822
Student Loans2,78736%$6,531
Federal Student Loans2,74336%$4,863
Other Student Loans7139%$6,819

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2020-2021, total 3,739 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Among them, 3,739 students have lived on campus and 0 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 Urbana-Champaign
Living Status201820192020
Living On-Campus3,3403,5773,739
Living Off-Campus with Family000
Living Off-Campus without Family000

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 2020-2021 . 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 Urbana-Champaign
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level3,3942,802$54,239,017$15,981
$0 - $30,000930928$23,663,120$25,444
$30,001 - $48,000636635$14,161,275$22,266
$48,001 - $75,000583582$10,958,749$18,797
$75,001 - $110,000348286$2,749,924$7,902
$110,001 or more897371$2,705,949$3,017