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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 3,440
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 56%
Average Aid Amount $58,244
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 948
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 61%

Financial Aid Information at Yale

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 3,440 students (56% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $58,244. For freshmen (Full-time, first-time degree-seeking undergraduate students), 948 students (61% of enrolled students) received financial aid.
The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees at Yale University is $57,700, for reference.

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the academic year 2019-2020, a total of 3,440 students (56% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received aid amount is $58,244. It includes federal, state, local, institutional, or other sources of grant aid. The following table describes the financial aid statistics by aid types at Yale University for all undergraduate students.
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid at Yale University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid3,44056%$58,244
Pell Grants1,12118%$4,886
Federal Student Loans4487%$6,176

Beginning Students Financial Aid

a total of 948 beginning students (61% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 839 students (54% 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 Yale University.
Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Yale University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid94861%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources81953%$59,134
Federal Grants30720%$6,809
Pell Grants30720%$4,932
Other Federal Grants1449%$4,000
State/Local Grants00%$0
Institutional Grants81953%$56,581
Student Loans896%$5,262
Federal Student Loans886%$5,288
Other Student Loans10%$3,000