All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

3,416 undergraduate students (95% 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 higher (the average of the schools is 80.00%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $9,706 and the average loan amount is $5,148. The average financial aid amount is 66.34% 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 aid3,416 95%$33,155,043$9,706
Pell Grants1,634 46%$8,005,991$4,900
Federal Students Loans2,644 74%$13,612,303$5,148

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), 821 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 $8,754 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $5,814.
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 Aid82299%--
Grant or scholarship aid821 99%$7,186,808$8,754
Federal Grants470 56%$2,393,170$5,092
Pell Grants470 56%$2,311,470$4,918
Other Federal Grants36 4%$81,700$2,269
State/Local Grants386 46%$443,663$1,149
Institutional Grants644 77%$4,349,975$6,755
Student Loans505 61%$2,935,998$5,814
Federal Student Loans498 60%$2,750,626$5,523
Other Student Loans17 2%$185,372$10,904

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--$3,127,803$7,723
0 - $30,000161 161$1,498,828$9,309
$30,001 - $48,00076 76$687,365$9,044
$48,001 - $75,00071 67$437,030$6,155
$75,001 - $110,00055 51$310,980$5,654
$110,001 - more42 39$193,600$4,610

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At Southern Arkansas University Main Campus, for the first-time/full-time students, 524 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 308 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate524
Out-of-State Rate308
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At Southern Arkansas University Main Campus, 434 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 16 students live off-campus. In addition, 54 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus434
Living Off-Campus16
Living with Family54
Un-known2