All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

1,068 undergraduate students (73% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at California College of the Arts. 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 higher (the average of the schools is 63.22%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $23,426 and the average loan amount is $7,400. The average financial aid amount is 44.78% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $52,312).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid1,068 73%$25,018,849$23,426
Pell Grants329 22%$1,576,745$4,793
Federal Students Loans445 30%$3,293,184$7,400

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), 192 students have received one or more types of financial aid at California College of the Arts.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $25,775 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $6,286.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at California College of the Arts.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid19277%--
Grant or scholarship aid192 77%$4,948,801$25,775
Federal Grants56 23%$309,630$5,529
Pell Grants51 21%$271,688$5,327
Other Federal Grants13 5%$37,942$2,919
State/Local Grants32 13%$118,540$3,704
Institutional Grants192 77%$4,520,631$23,545
Student Loans83 33%$521,773$6,286
Federal Student Loans82 33%$437,316$5,333
Other Student Loans6 2%$84,457$14,076