Financial Aid Amount Received
$23,690 (47.95% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
87% of 6,701 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

5,943 undergraduate students (87% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Hofstra University. The percentage of students who received financial aid average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $23,690 and the average loan amount is $6,673. The average financial aid amount is 47.95% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $49,410).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid5,943 87%$140,790,391$23,690
Pell Grants1,524 22%$7,077,469$4,644
Federal Students Loans3,328 49%$22,208,583$6,673

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), 1,582 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Hofstra University.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $25,727 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $10,705.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Hofstra University.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,58397%--
Grant or scholarship aid1,582 97%$40,699,945$25,727
Federal Grants391 24%$2,213,229$5,660
Pell Grants388 24%$1,874,648$4,832
Other Federal Grants247 15%$338,581$1,371
State/Local Grants283 17%$963,622$3,405
Institutional Grants1,582 97%$37,523,094$23,719
Student Loans873 53%$9,345,680$10,705
Federal Student Loans845 52%$4,745,320$5,616
Other Student Loans209 13%$4,600,360$22,011