All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

5,344 undergraduate students (86% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith. The percentage of students who received financial aid higher compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and Central Baptist College, the percentage of students who received financial aid is average (the average of the schools is 94.75%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $6,210 and the average loan amount is $6,100. The average financial aid amount is 47.67% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $13,026).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid5,344 86%$33,184,495$6,210
Pell Grants2,606 42%$11,915,352$4,572
Federal Students Loans2,213 36%$13,498,441$6,100

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), 851 students have received one or more types of financial aid at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $8,752 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $4,758.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid85797%--
Grant or scholarship aid851 97%$7,447,646$8,752
Federal Grants798 91%$3,260,997$4,086
Pell Grants507 58%$2,508,335$4,947
Other Federal Grants721 82%$752,662$1,044
State/Local Grants563 64%$635,038$1,128
Institutional Grants647 74%$3,551,611$5,489
Student Loans339 39%$1,613,099$4,758
Federal Student Loans336 38%$1,523,844$4,535
Other Student Loans13 1%$89,255$6,866

Financial Aid by Income Level

The following table summarizes the number of schools receiving financial aid and its average amount by income levels at University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$6,753,164$8,226
0 - $30,000305 305$2,888,909$9,472
$30,001 - $48,000133 133$1,283,419$9,650
$48,001 - $75,000134 131$932,932$6,962
$75,001 - $110,000117 114$729,414$6,234
$110,001 - more132 131$918,490$6,958

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At University of Arkansas-Fort Smith, for the first-time/full-time students, 477 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 10 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate. In addition, 392 students have paid in-district rate of tuition.
# of Students
In-District Rate392
In-State Rate477
Out-of-State Rate10
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At University of Arkansas-Fort Smith, 229 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 237 students live off-campus. In addition, 379 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus229
Living Off-Campus237
Living with Family379
Un-known0