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Financial Aid Comparison Between Best Colleges in North Carolina

All UndergraduateBeginning Students

Financial Aid Statistics Comparison

For all undergraduate students, the average percent receiving aid is 62.60 % and the average aid amount is $21,983. The financial aid includes Federal (Pell and other federal), state, local, institutional or other grant aid, and federal student loans. Next table compares the total number and percentage of undergraduate students who received any financial aid between best schools in North Carolina for academic year 2019-2020.

All Undergraduate Financial Aid Statistics Between Best Schools In North Carolina
RankNameNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount
1 Duke University
3,73856%$45,457
2 Davidson College
1,35075%$39,122
3 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
10,04353%$17,030
4 North Carolina State University at Raleigh
12,99454%$10,097
5 Wake Forest University
2,47549%$35,473
6 Elon University
3,40356%$14,442
7 Salem College
74691%$22,025
8 Meredith College
1,60896%$21,874
9 University of North Carolina Wilmington
7,05649%$6,407
10 Appalachian State University
7,97947%$7,902
Average5,13962.60%$21,983

Beginning Students Financial Aid

For first-time, full-time beginning students, the average percent of receiving grant and/or scholarship is 6.10 % and the average grant amount is $2,431. This includes grants or scholarship from all sources - federal (pell grants and other federal grants), state/local, and institutions. The average percent of students who receiving student loans (federal and other student loans) is 4.19 % and the average loan amount is $724. Next table compares the financial aid statistics for first-time, full-time undergraduate students (freshmen) between best schools in North Carolina for academic year 2019-2020.

Beginning Student Financial Aid Comparison Between Best Schools In North Carolina
RankNameGrants/ScholarshipsStudent Loans
Number Receiving Aid (Percentage)Average AmountNumber Receiving Aid (Percentage)Average Amount
1 Duke University
916
(52%)
$52,681433
(25%)
$7,502
2 Davidson College
328
(63%)
$40,113104
(20%)
$6,370
3 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
1,987
(46%)
$17,1351,240
(28%)
$6,478
4 North Carolina State University at Raleigh
2,546
(53%)
$10,3322,234
(47%)
$6,809
5 Wake Forest University
513
(38%)
$41,719310
(23%)
$10,879
6 Elon University
1,044
(66%)
$14,528536
(34%)
$8,566
7 Salem College
157
(98%)
$29,172117
(73%)
$5,884
8 Meredith College
392
(99%)
$22,212251
(64%)
$7,418
9 University of North Carolina Wilmington
1,218
(57%)
$6,0791,156
(54%)
$6,990
10 Appalachian State University
1,271
(38%)
$9,1621,673
(51%)
$5,519
Average1,037
(61.00%)
$24,313805
(41.90%)
$7,242
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