Financial Aid Amount Received
$20,715 (58.78% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
92% of 2,816 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

2,760 undergraduate students (92% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Niagara University. 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 Canisius College and Metropolitan College of New York, the percentage of students who received financial aid is much higher (the average of the schools is 68.10%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $20,715 and the average loan amount is $7,373. The average financial aid amount is 58.78% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $35,240).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid2,760 92%$57,173,413$20,715
Pell Grants873 29%$3,825,181$4,382
Federal Students Loans1,843 62%$13,588,682$7,373

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), 587 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Niagara University.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $24,974 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $8,455.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Niagara University.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid58799%--
Grant or scholarship aid587 99%$14,659,980$24,974
Federal Grants202 34%$1,001,284$4,957
Pell Grants202 34%$916,982$4,540
Other Federal Grants24 4%$84,302$3,513
State/Local Grants246 42%$774,340$3,148
Institutional Grants587 99%$12,884,356$21,949
Student Loans441 75%$3,728,724$8,455
Federal Student Loans435 74%$2,775,165$6,380
Other Student Loans81 14%$953,559$11,772