All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

1,574 undergraduate students (76% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Art Center College of Design. The percentage of students who received financial aid average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Academy of Art University and American Film Institute Conservatory, the percentage of students who received financial aid is much higher (the average of the schools is 62.89%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $15,306 and the average loan amount is $7,460. The average financial aid amount is 31.86% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $48,044).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid1,574 76%$24,091,974$15,306
Pell Grants591 29%$2,717,252$4,598
Federal Students Loans976 47%$7,280,564$7,460

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), 143 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Art Center College of Design.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $18,346 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $5,738.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Art Center College of Design.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid14855%--
Grant or scholarship aid143 54%$2,623,493$18,346
Federal Grants63 24%$360,647$5,725
Pell Grants63 24%$322,047$5,112
Other Federal Grants47 18%$38,600$821
State/Local Grants47 18%$365,714$7,781
Institutional Grants143 54%$1,897,132$13,267
Student Loans103 39%$591,001$5,738
Federal Student Loans103 39%$522,500$5,073
Other Student Loans3 1%$68,501$22,834