Financial Aid Amount Received
$8,268 (43.90% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
69% of 34,860 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

24,128 undergraduate students (69% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at California State University-Fullerton. The percentage of students who received financial aid higher compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Azusa Pacific University and Biola University, the percentage of students who received financial aid is higher (the average of the schools is 76.67%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $8,268 and the average loan amount is $6,258. The average financial aid amount is 43.90% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $18,834).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid24,128 69%$199,489,937$8,268
Pell Grants17,513 50%$80,021,329$4,569
Federal Students Loans10,021 28%$62,707,813$6,258

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), 3,316 students have received one or more types of financial aid at California State University-Fullerton.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $8,922 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $5,615.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at California State University-Fullerton.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid3,50281%--
Grant or scholarship aid3,316 77%$29,585,501$8,922
Federal Grants2,254 52%$11,280,776$5,005
Pell Grants2,252 52%$11,136,556$4,945
Other Federal Grants133 3%$144,220$1,084
State/Local Grants3,009 70%$8,273,571$2,750
Institutional Grants1,788 42%$10,031,154$5,610
Student Loans1,267 29%$7,114,152$5,615
Federal Student Loans1,247 29%$6,028,765$4,835
Other Student Loans94 2%$1,085,387$11,547

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-Fullerton.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$27,009,262$9,411
0 - $30,0001,133 1,132$14,505,105$12,802
$30,001 - $48,000626 625$7,017,000$11,209
$48,001 - $75,000510 502$4,086,428$8,013
$75,001 - $110,000267 243$1,070,407$4,009
$110,001 - more334 201$330,322$989

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At California State University-Fullerton, for the first-time/full-time students, 4,138 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 167 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate4,138
Out-of-State Rate167
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At California State University-Fullerton, 825 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 350 students live off-campus. In addition, 2118 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus825
Living Off-Campus350
Living with Family2,118
Un-known0