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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 1,134
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 61%
Average Aid Amount $46,111
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 309
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 67%

Financial Aid Information at W&L

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 1,134 students (61% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $46,111. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 309 students (67% 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 2019-2020, a total of 1,134 students (61% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $46,111. 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 aid1,13461%$46,111
Pell Grants18610%$4,561
Federal Student Loans35219%$5,926

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 309 beginning students (67% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 291 students (63% 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 Aid30967%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources27860%$46,752
Federal Grants5111%$7,001
Pell Grants5111%$4,756
Other Federal Grants4610%$2,489
State/Local Grants9019%$3,376
Institutional Grants24052%$51,401
Student Loans9019%$8,923
Federal Student Loans7817%$4,750
Other Student Loans215%$20,597