Financial Aid Amount Received
$9,866 (40.00% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
58% of 6,124 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

3,886 undergraduate students (58% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Academy of Art University. The percentage of students who received financial aid average compared to Private (for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as American Film Institute Conservatory and American Conservatory Theater, the percentage of students who received financial aid is higher (the average of the schools is 64.89%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $9,866 and the average loan amount is $8,378. The average financial aid amount is 40.00% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $24,664).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid3,886 58%$38,341,188$9,866
Pell Grants2,567 38%$10,143,804$3,952
Federal Students Loans3,230 48%$27,061,839$8,378

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid Comparison Chart

First-time (full-time) Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the full-time, first-time undergraduate students (freshmen, in most cases), 283 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Academy of Art University.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $8,628 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $8,483.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Academy of Art University.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid31271%--
Grant or scholarship aid283 64%$2,441,627$8,628
Federal Grants189 43%$849,223$4,493
Pell Grants148 34%$744,439$5,030
Other Federal Grants147 33%$104,784$713
State/Local Grants53 12%$277,583$5,237
Institutional Grants217 49%$1,314,821$6,059
Student Loans223 51%$1,891,674$8,483
Federal Student Loans223 51%$1,363,055$6,112
Other Student Loans21 5%$528,619$25,172