All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

2,467 undergraduate students (87% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Oberlin College. The percentage of students who received financial aid higher compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Ohio.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as University of New Hampshire at Manchester and Principia College, the percentage of students who received financial aid is higher (the average of the schools is 76.33%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $32,885 and the average loan amount is $11,209. The average financial aid amount is 54.59% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $60,240).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid2,467 87%$81,127,443$32,885
Pell Grants263 9%$1,232,436$4,686
Federal Students Loans1,035 36%$11,601,824$11,209

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), 678 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Oberlin College.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $34,379 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $4,925.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Oberlin College.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid68486%--
Grant or scholarship aid678 85%$23,308,919$34,379
Federal Grants78 10%$519,288$6,658
Pell Grants78 10%$370,110$4,745
Other Federal Grants75 9%$149,178$1,989
State/Local Grants11 1%$30,026$2,730
Institutional Grants678 85%$22,759,605$33,569
Student Loans304 38%$1,497,216$4,925
Federal Student Loans281 35%$1,395,970$4,968
Other Student Loans23 3%$101,246$4,402