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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 8,061
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 82%
Average Aid Amount $7,560
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 1,775
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 99%

Financial Aid Information at Northern Colorado

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 8,061 students (82% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $7,560. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 1,775 students (99% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Northern Colorado is $10,666 for Colorado residents and $23,785 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2020-2021, a total of 8,061 students (82% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $7,560. 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 Northern Colorado for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at University of Northern Colorado
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid8,06182%$7,560
Pell Grants2,69327%$4,720
Federal Student Loans4,13942%$6,143

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 1,775 beginning students (99% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 1,773 students (99% 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 Northern Colorado.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at University of Northern Colorado
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,77599%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,76398%$7,769
Federal Grants1,13663%$2,854
Pell Grants61734%$4,523
Other Federal Grants89450%$505
State/Local Grants29016%$4,648
Institutional Grants1,73696%$5,246
Student Loans98355%$6,163
Federal Student Loans95353%$4,981
Other Student Loans1106%$11,919

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,526 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended University of Northern Colorado. Among them, 1,303 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 Northern Colorado
Living Status201820192020
Living On-Campus1,3681,2011,303
Living Off-Campus with Family214191223
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 Northern Colorado
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,0471,038$8,683,679$8,294
$0 - $30,000246246$2,635,724$10,714
$30,001 - $48,000169169$1,705,228$10,090
$48,001 - $75,000194192$1,892,019$9,753
$75,001 - $110,000198194$1,528,541$7,720
$110,001 or more240237$922,167$3,842