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Wilkes CC Financial Aid

Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 1,249
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 46%
Average Aid Amount $7,602
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 308
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 90%

Financial Aid Information at Wilkes CC

For the academic year 2021-2022, a total of 1,249 students (46% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $7,602. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 308 students (90% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2023 undergraduate tuition & fees at Wilkes Community College is $2,572 for North Carolina residents and $8,716 for out-of-state students, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2021-2022, a total of 1,249 students (46% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $7,602. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Wilkes Community College for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Wilkes Community College
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid1,24946%$7,602
Pell Grants84832%$7,401
Federal Student Loans773%$4,898

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 308 beginning students (90% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 289 students (84% 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 Wilkes Community College.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Wilkes Community College
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid30890%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources28784%$6,924
Federal Grants21663%$7,786
Pell Grants21663%$7,390
Other Federal Grants11433%$750
State/Local Grants11433%$2,105
Institutional Grants8023%$816
Student Loans93%$3,736
Federal Student Loans93%$3,736
Other Student Loans00%$0

Students Headcount by Living Status

For academic year 2021-2022, total 268 full-time beginning students have enrolled and attended Wilkes Community College. Among them, 0 students have lived on campus and 72 students lived off campus (without family). The following table shows the students count by living status and years.
Student Headcount by Living Location/Setting at Wilkes Community College
Living Status201920202021
Living On-Campus000
Living Off-Campus with Family176220195
Living Off-Campus without Family1058172

Grants and Scholarship Aid By Income Level (Paying In-State Tuition)

The following 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 2021-2022 . 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 Wilkes Community College
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level223219$1,840,849$8,255
$0 - $30,000116116$1,070,641$9,230
$30,001 - $48,0004847$393,668$8,201
$48,001 - $75,0005150$347,468$6,813
$75,001 - $110,00076$29,072$4,153
$110,001 or more10$0$0