All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

1,599 undergraduate students (84% 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 higher 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 65.56%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $14,822 and the average loan amount is $6,452. The average financial aid amount is 30.85% 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 aid1,599 84%$23,700,465$14,822
Pell Grants575 30%$2,643,190$4,597
Federal Students Loans896 47%$5,780,867$6,452

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), 149 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 $17,667 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $7,086.
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 Aid15667%--
Grant or scholarship aid149 64%$2,632,331$17,667
Federal Grants43 18%$262,585$6,107
Pell Grants43 18%$228,585$5,316
Other Federal Grants34 15%$34,000$1,000
State/Local Grants33 14%$292,350$8,859
Institutional Grants149 64%$2,077,396$13,942
Student Loans90 39%$637,700$7,086
Federal Student Loans90 39%$483,000$5,367
Other Student Loans4 2%$154,700$38,675