Financial Aid Amount Received
$42,648 (75.00% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
59% of 901 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

558 undergraduate students (59% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at California Institute of Technology. The percentage of students who received financial aid lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Yale University, the percentage of students who received financial aid is average (the average of the schools is 55.00%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $42,648 and the average loan amount is $5,780. The average financial aid amount is 75.00% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $56,862).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid558 59%$23,797,796$42,648
Pell Grants107 11%$482,283$4,507
Federal Students Loans35 4%$202,295$5,780

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), 134 students have received one or more types of financial aid at California Institute of Technology.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $48,172 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $5,059.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at California Institute of Technology.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid13959%--
Grant or scholarship aid134 57%$6,455,026$48,172
Federal Grants38 16%$232,893$6,129
Pell Grants27 11%$124,183$4,599
Other Federal Grants31 13%$108,710$3,507
State/Local Grants4 2%$36,336$9,084
Institutional Grants134 57%$6,185,797$46,163
Student Loans49 21%$247,907$5,059
Federal Student Loans10 4%$55,000$5,500
Other Student Loans41 17%$192,907$4,705