Financial Aid Amount Received
$19,359 (43.93% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
59% of 30,799 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

18,595 undergraduate students (59% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at University of California-Berkeley. The percentage of students who received financial aid average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of California-Los Angeles, the percentage of students who received financial aid is average (the average of the schools is 59.40%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $19,359 and the average loan amount is $5,648. The average financial aid amount is 43.93% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $44,066).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid18,595 59%$359,981,552$19,359
Pell Grants8,132 26%$39,019,554$4,798
Federal Students Loans6,370 20%$35,979,357$5,648

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), 3,425 students have received one or more types of financial aid at University of California-Berkeley.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $18,831 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $7,086.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at University of California-Berkeley.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid3,64557%--
Grant or scholarship aid3,425 53%$64,495,611$18,831
Federal Grants2,024 32%$8,550,180$4,224
Pell Grants1,334 21%$6,916,572$5,185
Other Federal Grants1,665 26%$1,633,608$981
State/Local Grants1,847 29%$20,829,221$11,277
Institutional Grants3,094 48%$35,116,210$11,350
Student Loans1,357 21%$9,616,354$7,086
Federal Student Loans1,301 20%$6,051,364$4,651
Other Student Loans704 11%$3,564,990$5,064

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 California-Berkeley.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$43,784,557$22,984
0 - $30,000668 666$20,417,959$30,566
$30,001 - $48,000327 326$9,488,468$29,017
$48,001 - $75,000335 334$8,573,609$25,593
$75,001 - $110,000192 189$3,343,733$17,415
$110,001 - more383 235$1,960,788$5,120

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At University of California-Berkeley, for the first-time/full-time students, 4,585 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 1,837 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate4,585
Out-of-State Rate1,837
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At University of California-Berkeley, 2,576 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 131 students live off-campus. In addition, 46 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus2,576
Living Off-Campus131
Living with Family46
Un-known0