Financial Aid Amount Received
$21,837 (42.70% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
74% of 1,468 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

1,096 undergraduate students (74% 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 extremely higher (the average of the schools is 45.44%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $21,837 and the average loan amount is $8,086. The average financial aid amount is 42.70% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $51,137).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid1,096 74%$23,933,710$21,837
Pell Grants403 27%$1,961,098$4,866
Federal Students Loans720 48%$5,821,873$8,086

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), 215 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 $23,705 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $10,288.
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 Aid21692%--
Grant or scholarship aid215 91%$5,096,622$23,705
Federal Grants60 26%$313,794$5,230
Pell Grants60 26%$289,794$4,830
Other Federal Grants7 3%$24,000$3,429
State/Local Grants37 16%$167,304$4,522
Institutional Grants215 91%$4,615,524$21,468
Student Loans137 58%$1,409,447$10,288
Federal Student Loans137 58%$1,086,198$7,928
Other Student Loans14 6%$323,249$23,089