Financial Aid Amount Received
$24,013 (52.22% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
93% of 3,059 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

2,765 undergraduate students (93% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at California Lutheran University. 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 California Baptist University and California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo, the percentage of students who received financial aid is much higher (the average of the schools is 73.00%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $24,013 and the average loan amount is $7,467. The average financial aid amount is 52.22% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $45,982).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid2,765 93%$66,397,242$24,013
Pell Grants892 30%$4,187,170$4,694
Federal Students Loans1,618 55%$12,082,059$7,467

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), 565 students have received one or more types of financial aid at California Lutheran University.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $27,016 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $6,947.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at California Lutheran University.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid56797%--
Grant or scholarship aid565 97%$15,263,945$27,016
Federal Grants176 30%$867,006$4,926
Pell Grants176 30%$805,006$4,574
Other Federal Grants31 5%$62,000$2,000
State/Local Grants203 35%$1,725,460$8,500
Institutional Grants563 96%$12,671,479$22,507
Student Loans341 58%$2,369,037$6,947
Federal Student Loans339 58%$1,931,246$5,697
Other Student Loans25 4%$437,791$17,512