Financial Aid Amount Received
$16,658 (31.16% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
85% of 1,010 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

851 undergraduate students (85% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at California Institute of the Arts. 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 extremely higher (the average of the schools is 44.22%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $16,658 and the average loan amount is $9,010. The average financial aid amount is 31.16% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $53,466).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid851 85%$14,176,317$16,658
Pell Grants262 26%$1,221,021$4,660
Federal Students Loans474 47%$4,270,727$9,010

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), 199 students have received one or more types of financial aid at California Institute of the Arts.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $16,471 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $11,693.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at California Institute 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 Aid19992%--
Grant or scholarship aid199 92%$3,277,645$16,471
Federal Grants49 23%$251,738$5,138
Pell Grants49 23%$238,738$4,872
Other Federal Grants7 3%$13,000$1,857
State/Local Grants22 10%$190,224$8,647
Institutional Grants197 91%$2,835,683$14,394
Student Loans103 48%$1,204,427$11,693
Federal Student Loans102 47%$749,208$7,345
Other Student Loans17 8%$455,219$26,778