Financial Aid Amount Received
$24,880 (82.30% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
94% of 2,256 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

2,260 undergraduate students (94% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Canisius College. The percentage of students who received financial aid higher compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Metropolitan College of New York and CUNY Bernard M Baruch College, the percentage of students who received financial aid is much higher (the average of the schools is 67.70%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $24,880 and the average loan amount is $6,579. The average financial aid amount is 82.30% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $30,230).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid2,260 94%$56,227,823$24,880
Pell Grants794 33%$3,525,412$4,440
Federal Students Loans1,628 68%$10,711,264$6,579

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), 547 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Canisius College.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $27,310 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $8,496.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Canisius College.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid54799%--
Grant or scholarship aid547 99%$14,938,554$27,310
Federal Grants215 39%$1,162,555$5,407
Pell Grants213 39%$980,602$4,604
Other Federal Grants131 24%$181,953$1,389
State/Local Grants260 47%$920,914$3,542
Institutional Grants547 99%$12,855,085$23,501
Student Loans400 72%$3,398,335$8,496
Federal Student Loans394 71%$2,308,277$5,859
Other Student Loans92 17%$1,090,058$11,848