All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

3,181 undergraduate students (92% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus. The percentage of students who received financial aid much higher compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Henderson State University and John Brown University, the percentage of students who received financial aid is average (the average of the schools is 84.50%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $8,030 and the average loan amount is $4,700. The average financial aid amount is 54.89% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $14,630).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid3,181 92%$25,542,125$8,030
Pell Grants1,553 45%$7,628,353$4,912
Federal Students Loans2,526 73%$11,871,925$4,700

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), 754 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $8,861 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $5,599.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid75598%--
Grant or scholarship aid754 98%$6,680,919$8,861
Federal Grants374 49%$1,853,741$4,957
Pell Grants374 49%$1,822,341$4,873
Other Federal Grants12 2%$31,400$2,617
State/Local Grants359 47%$444,735$1,239
Institutional Grants612 80%$4,382,443$7,161
Student Loans397 52%$2,222,925$5,599
Federal Student Loans385 50%$2,020,123$5,247
Other Student Loans23 3%$202,802$8,817

Financial Aid by Income Level

The following table summarizes the number of schools receiving financial aid and its average amount by income levels at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$3,230,241$7,859
0 - $30,000157 156$1,424,258$9,072
$30,001 - $48,00080 80$667,518$8,344
$48,001 - $75,00057 56$431,999$7,579
$75,001 - $110,00063 56$391,205$6,210
$110,001 - more54 52$315,261$5,838

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At Southern Arkansas University Main Campus, for the first-time/full-time students, 558 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 210 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate558
Out-of-State Rate210
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At Southern Arkansas University Main Campus, 465 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 19 students live off-campus. In addition, 48 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus465
Living Off-Campus19
Living with Family48
Un-known12