Financial Aid Amount Received
$41,960 (74.30% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
45% of 1,324 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

597 undergraduate students (45% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Claremont McKenna College. The percentage of students who received financial aid lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in California.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Pomona College and Swarthmore College, the percentage of students who received financial aid is lower (the average of the schools is 58.00%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $41,960 and the average loan amount is $4,845. The average financial aid amount is 74.30% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $56,475).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid597 45%$25,049,958$41,960
Pell Grants186 14%$885,164$4,759
Federal Students Loans296 22%$1,434,184$4,845

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), 182 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Claremont McKenna College.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $45,233 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $5,273.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Claremont McKenna College.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid19255%--
Grant or scholarship aid182 52%$8,232,388$45,233
Federal Grants66 19%$376,719$5,708
Pell Grants66 19%$320,219$4,852
Other Federal Grants63 18%$56,500$897
State/Local Grants39 11%$354,734$9,096
Institutional Grants179 51%$7,500,935$41,905
Student Loans124 35%$653,874$5,273
Federal Student Loans72 20%$290,140$4,030
Other Student Loans95 27%$363,734$3,829