Financial Aid Amount Received
$9,551 (49.29% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
79% of 9,368 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

7,004 undergraduate students (79% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at California State University-Bakersfield. The percentage of students who received financial aid much higher compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as California Baptist University and California Lutheran University, the percentage of students who received financial aid is average (the average of the schools is 74.40%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $9,551 and the average loan amount is $6,353. The average financial aid amount is 49.29% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $19,379).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid7,004 79%$66,891,985$9,551
Pell Grants5,528 63%$26,364,435$4,769
Federal Students Loans3,016 34%$19,161,835$6,353

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), 1,258 students have received one or more types of financial aid at California State University-Bakersfield.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $10,549 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $5,254.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at California State University-Bakersfield.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,27992%--
Grant or scholarship aid1,258 91%$13,270,250$10,549
Federal Grants959 69%$4,900,974$5,111
Pell Grants955 69%$4,828,018$5,056
Other Federal Grants100 7%$72,956$730
State/Local Grants1,031 75%$2,473,639$2,399
Institutional Grants1,013 73%$5,895,637$5,820
Student Loans348 25%$1,828,459$5,254
Federal Student Loans340 25%$1,661,108$4,886
Other Student Loans18 1%$167,351$9,297

Financial Aid by Income Level

The following table summarizes the number of schools receiving financial aid and its average amount by income levels at California State University-Bakersfield.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$11,986,748$11,027
0 - $30,000504 503$6,477,482$12,852
$30,001 - $48,000269 269$3,337,670$12,408
$48,001 - $75,000183 183$1,666,925$9,109
$75,001 - $110,00084 77$413,606$4,924
$110,001 - more47 35$91,065$1,938

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At California State University-Bakersfield, for the first-time/full-time students, 1,334 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 44 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate1,334
Out-of-State Rate44
Un-known5

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At California State University-Bakersfield, 139 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 263 students live off-campus. In addition, 833 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus139
Living Off-Campus263
Living with Family833
Un-known0