Financial Aid Amount Received
$19,269 (49.24% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
53% of 9,918 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

5,792 undergraduate students (53% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Long Island University. The percentage of students who received financial aid lower compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Touro College and Pace University, the percentage of students who received financial aid is lower (the average of the schools is 82.50%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $19,269 and the average loan amount is $7,730. The average financial aid amount is 49.24% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $39,136).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid5,792 53%$111,604,935$19,269
Pell Grants2,949 27%$13,944,425$4,729
Federal Students Loans4,014 37%$31,026,594$7,730

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), 1,301 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Long Island University.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $24,498 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $7,216.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Long Island University.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,30395%--
Grant or scholarship aid1,301 95%$31,872,419$24,498
Federal Grants616 45%$3,384,209$5,494
Pell Grants616 45%$2,986,268$4,848
Other Federal Grants239 17%$397,941$1,665
State/Local Grants679 49%$3,025,398$4,456
Institutional Grants1,241 90%$25,462,812$20,518
Student Loans767 56%$5,534,698$7,216
Federal Student Loans733 53%$3,841,475$5,241
Other Student Loans156 11%$1,693,223$10,854