Financial Aid Amount Received
$8,865 (44.90% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
64% of 15,747 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

10,318 undergraduate students (64% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at California State University-Chico. The percentage of students who received financial aid average 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 higher (the average of the schools is 77.70%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $8,865 and the average loan amount is $5,782. The average financial aid amount is 44.90% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $19,744).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid10,318 64%$91,470,434$8,865
Pell Grants7,079 44%$34,171,019$4,827
Federal Students Loans6,578 41%$38,032,259$5,782

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), 1,643 students have received one or more types of financial aid at California State University-Chico.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $8,892 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $5,619.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at California State University-Chico.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,82772%--
Grant or scholarship aid1,643 65%$14,608,874$8,892
Federal Grants1,059 42%$5,538,404$5,230
Pell Grants1,057 42%$5,351,621$5,063
Other Federal Grants160 6%$186,783$1,167
State/Local Grants1,192 47%$3,165,597$2,656
Institutional Grants1,027 40%$5,904,873$5,750
Student Loans1,093 43%$6,141,680$5,619
Federal Student Loans1,076 42%$5,095,070$4,735
Other Student Loans81 3%$1,046,610$12,921

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-Chico.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$13,503,920$8,855
0 - $30,000500 500$6,659,432$13,319
$30,001 - $48,000288 287$3,465,497$12,033
$48,001 - $75,000277 268$2,308,747$8,335
$75,001 - $110,000193 176$842,541$4,365
$110,001 - more267 121$227,703$853

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At California State University-Chico, for the first-time/full-time students, 2,503 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 36 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate2,503
Out-of-State Rate36
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At California State University-Chico, 1,116 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 407 students live off-campus. In addition, 113 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus1,116
Living Off-Campus407
Living with Family113
Un-known0