All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

974 undergraduate students (94% 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 much 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 60.89%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $16,823 and the average loan amount is $7,029. The average financial aid amount is 31.46% 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 aid974 94%$16,385,521$16,823
Pell Grants245 24%$1,202,616$4,909
Federal Students Loans463 45%$3,254,350$7,029

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), 193 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 $14,649 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $9,658.
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 Aid19397%--
Grant or scholarship aid193 97%$2,827,210$14,649
Federal Grants68 34%$291,516$4,287
Pell Grants46 23%$207,316$4,507
Other Federal Grants68 34%$84,200$1,238
State/Local Grants20 10%$135,719$6,786
Institutional Grants193 97%$2,399,975$12,435
Student Loans85 43%$820,964$9,658
Federal Student Loans83 42%$430,971$5,192
Other Student Loans13 7%$389,993$29,999