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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 1,076
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 59%
Average Aid Amount $40,813
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 301
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 64%

Financial Aid Information at W&L

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 1,076 students (59% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $40,813. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 301 students (64% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at Washington and Lee University is $57,285, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 1,076 students (59% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $40,813. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Washington and Lee University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Washington and Lee University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid1,07659%$40,813
Pell Grants17410%$4,444
Federal Student Loans42123%$5,853

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 301 beginning students (64% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 282 students (60% 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 Washington and Lee University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Washington and Lee University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid30164%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources26356%$45,232
Federal Grants5411%$6,596
Pell Grants5411%$4,592
Other Federal Grants4610%$2,352
State/Local Grants6313%$3,255
Institutional Grants24552%$46,265
Student Loans12426%$6,892
Federal Student Loans11224%$4,856
Other Student Loans266%$11,952