Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 17,220
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 68%
Average Aid Amount $9,532
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 4,062
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 90%

Financial Aid Information at Washington State

For academic year 2017-2018, Total 17,220 students (68% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarship, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $9,532. For freshmen*, 4,062 students (90% of enrolled students received financial aid.

* Full-time, first-time degree seeking undergraduate students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 17,220 students (68% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $9,532. It includes federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid. Next table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Washington State University for all undergraduate students.

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Washington State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid17,22068%$9,532
Pell Grants8,16532%$4,574
Federal Student Loans10,76943%$6,566

Beginning Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 4,062 students (90% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 3,979 students (88% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree seeking beginning undergraduate students. Below table shows the number and amount by source of financial aid at Washington State University.

Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Washington State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid4,06290%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources3,71682%$9,112
Federal Grants1,40431%$4,626
Pell Grants1,34330%$4,587
Other Federal Grants1,15125%$290
State/Local Grants1,06324%$9,406
Institutional Grants3,25772%$5,333
Student Loans1,97944%$6,724
Federal Student Loans1,90742%$5,229
Other Student Loans2325%$14,380

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2017-2018, total 2,946 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Washington State University. Among them, 2,388 students have lived on campus and 104 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.

Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Washington State University
Living Status201520162017
Living On-Campus2,7402,5932,388
Living Off-Campus with Family357356454
Living Off-Campus without Family5981104

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 2017-2018 . 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 Washington State University
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level2,0741,827$19,701,477$9,499
$0 - $30,000554553$9,011,955$16,267
$30,001 - $48,000359358$5,280,612$14,709
$48,001 - $75,000356340$3,591,887$10,090
$75,001 - $110,000294227$965,843$3,285
$110,001 or more511349$851,180$1,666