Financial Aid Amount Received
$40,383 (72.07% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
67% of 1,882 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

1,302 undergraduate students (67% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Bard College. The percentage of students who received financial aid higher compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as The King's College and Hartwick College, the percentage of students who received financial aid is lower (the average of the schools is 96.00%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $40,383 and the average loan amount is $6,424. The average financial aid amount is 72.07% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $56,036).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid1,302 67%$52,579,242$40,383
Pell Grants432 22%$2,025,371$4,688
Federal Students Loans958 49%$6,154,516$6,424

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), 328 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Bard College.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $44,163 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $6,628.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Bard College.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid33772%--
Grant or scholarship aid328 70%$14,485,515$44,163
Federal Grants118 25%$715,120$6,060
Pell Grants114 24%$627,770$5,507
Other Federal Grants101 21%$87,350$865
State/Local Grants67 14%$275,231$4,108
Institutional Grants319 68%$13,495,164$42,305
Student Loans241 51%$1,597,339$6,628
Federal Student Loans240 51%$1,408,950$5,871
Other Student Loans14 3%$188,389$13,456