Financial Aid Amount Received
$8,852 (42.09% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
53% of 16,988 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

8,784 undergraduate students (53% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Montclair State University. The percentage of students who received financial aid average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $8,852 and the average loan amount is $6,742. The average financial aid amount is 42.09% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $21,033).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid8,784 53%$77,752,430$8,852
Pell Grants7,443 45%$34,630,724$4,653
Federal Students Loans9,436 57%$63,618,608$6,742

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), 1,749 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Montclair State University.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $10,191 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $7,564.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Montclair State University.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid2,43381%--
Grant or scholarship aid1,749 58%$17,824,178$10,191
Federal Grants1,414 47%$7,417,772$5,246
Pell Grants1,414 47%$6,949,960$4,915
Other Federal Grants626 21%$467,812$747
State/Local Grants1,299 43%$7,271,697$5,598
Institutional Grants914 30%$3,134,709$3,430
Student Loans1,833 61%$13,864,408$7,564
Federal Student Loans1,773 59%$9,653,719$5,445
Other Student Loans288 10%$4,210,689$14,620

Financial Aid by Income Level

The following table summarizes the number of schools receiving financial aid and its average amount by income levels at Montclair State University.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$17,090,488$7,657
0 - $30,000801 778$10,369,193$12,945
$30,001 - $48,000352 344$3,989,215$11,333
$48,001 - $75,000351 297$2,029,405$5,782
$75,001 - $110,000278 107$418,808$1,507
$110,001 - more450 68$283,867$631

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At Montclair State University, for the first-time/full-time students, 2,912 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 92 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate2,912
Out-of-State Rate92
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At Montclair State University, 892 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 169 students live off-campus. In addition, 623 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus892
Living Off-Campus169
Living with Family623
Un-known15