Financial Aid Amount Received
$10,902 (83.77% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
93% of 1,000 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

833 undergraduate students (93% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Philander Smith College. The percentage of students who received financial aid average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Lyon College and Hendrix College, the percentage of students who received financial aid is average (the average of the schools is 99.00%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $10,902 and the average loan amount is $7,647. The average financial aid amount is 83.77% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $13,014).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid833 93%$9,081,653$10,902
Pell Grants724 81%$4,009,503$5,538
Federal Students Loans755 85%$5,773,612$7,647

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), 316 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Philander Smith College.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $11,596 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $6,964.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Philander Smith College.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid323100%--
Grant or scholarship aid316 98%$3,664,217$11,596
Federal Grants276 85%$1,617,452$5,860
Pell Grants276 85%$1,605,288$5,816
Other Federal Grants21 6%$12,164$579
State/Local Grants37 11%$49,597$1,340
Institutional Grants244 75%$1,997,168$8,185
Student Loans280 86%$1,949,944$6,964
Federal Student Loans280 86%$1,919,568$6,856
Other Student Loans3 1%$30,376$10,125