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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 7,056
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 49%
Average Aid Amount $6,407
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,618
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 76%

Financial Aid Information at UNCW

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 7,056 students (49% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $6,407. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 1,618 students (76% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at University of North Carolina Wilmington is $7,181 for North Carolina residents and $21,246 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 7,056 students (49% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $6,407. 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 North Carolina Wilmington for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at University of North Carolina Wilmington
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid7,05649%$6,407
Pell Grants4,03828%$4,476
Federal Student Loans6,73946%$6,673

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 1,618 beginning students (76% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 1,544 students (72% 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 North Carolina Wilmington.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at University of North Carolina Wilmington
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,61876%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,21857%$6,079
Federal Grants52725%$4,820
Pell Grants52024%$4,693
Other Federal Grants1638%$613
State/Local Grants53525%$2,844
Institutional Grants1,03648%$3,225
Student Loans1,15654%$6,990
Federal Student Loans1,13553%$5,315
Other Student Loans1517%$13,559

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2018-2019, total 996 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended University of North Carolina Wilmington. Among them, 909 students have lived on campus and 16 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 North Carolina Wilmington
Living Status201620172018
Living On-Campus855827909
Living Off-Campus with Family574547
Living Off-Campus without Family512916

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 2018-2019 . 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 North Carolina Wilmington
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,102822$5,717,575$5,188
$0 - $30,000229228$2,669,032$11,655
$30,001 - $48,000144144$1,442,166$10,015
$48,001 - $75,000182176$987,351$5,425
$75,001 - $110,000238176$424,694$1,784
$110,001 or more30998$194,332$629