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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 994
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 54%
Average Aid Amount $6,196
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 151
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 80%

Financial Aid Information at WPCC

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 994 students (54% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $6,196. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 151 students (80% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at Western Piedmont Community College is $2,577 for North Carolina residents and $8,721 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2018-2019, a total of 994 students (54% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $6,196. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Western Piedmont Community College for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Western Piedmont Community College
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid99454%$6,196
Pell Grants80544%$6,142
Federal Student Loans00%$0

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 151 beginning students (80% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 149 students (79% 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 Western Piedmont Community College.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Western Piedmont Community College
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid15180%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources14979%$7,075
Federal Grants13370%$7,180
Pell Grants13370%$7,133
Other Federal Grants63%$1,044
State/Local Grants3116%$2,383
Institutional Grants1910%$1,338
Student Loans105%$6,157
Federal Student Loans00%$0
Other Student Loans105%$6,157

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2018-2019, total 146 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Western Piedmont Community College. Among them, 0 students have lived on campus and 46 students lived off campus (without family). Next table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Western Piedmont Community College
Living Status201620172018
Living On-Campus000
Living Off-Campus with Family126103100
Living Off-Campus without Family464546

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 Western Piedmont Community College
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level131131$1,037,042$7,916
$0 - $30,0008080$676,818$8,460
$30,001 - $48,0002929$211,214$7,283
$48,001 - $75,0002020$139,895$6,995
$75,001 - $110,00022$9,115$4,558
$110,001 or more00$0$0