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Number Received Financial Aid (All Undergraduate) 3,061
Percent Received Financial Aid(All Undergraduate) 53%
Average Aid Amount $51,191
Number Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 940
Percent Received Financial Aid (Freshmen) 60%

Financial Aid Information at Yale University

For academic year 2017-2018, Total 3,061 students (53% of undergraduate students) received one or more financial aid including grants, scholarship, and/or student loans. The average financial aid amount is $51,191. For freshmen*, 940 students (60% 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 3,061 students (53% of all students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $51,191. It includes federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid. Next 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 aid3,06153%$51,191
Pell Grants90816%$4,693
Federal Student Loans4638%$5,775

Beginning Students Financial Aid

For academic year 2017-2018, total 940 students (60% of all freshmen) have received any financial aid and 837 students (53% 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 Yale University.

Beginning Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid at Yale University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid94060%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources81351%$52,542
Federal Grants25516%$7,084
Pell Grants25416%$4,910
Other Federal Grants1419%$3,966
State/Local Grants00%$0
Institutional Grants81251%$50,382
Student Loans1288%$5,025
Federal Student Loans1288%$5,025
Other Student Loans00%$0