Financial Aid Amount Received
$18,993 (43.10% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
57% of 30,853 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

17,348 undergraduate students (57% 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 California-Los Angeles and Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus, the percentage of students who received financial aid is average (the average of the schools is 54.80%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $18,993 and the average loan amount is $5,627. The average financial aid amount is 43.10% 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 aid17,348 57%$329,497,323$18,993
Pell Grants8,183 27%$38,098,801$4,656
Federal Students Loans6,666 22%$37,510,841$5,627

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), 3,133 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 $18,735 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $6,175.
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 Aid3,39754%--
Grant or scholarship aid3,133 49%$58,695,335$18,735
Federal Grants1,253 20%$6,821,385$5,444
Pell Grants1,237 19%$6,229,002$5,036
Other Federal Grants752 12%$592,383$788
State/Local Grants1,575 25%$17,601,024$11,175
Institutional Grants3,042 48%$34,272,926$11,267
Student Loans1,336 21%$8,250,093$6,175
Federal Student Loans1,289 20%$6,427,344$4,986
Other Student Loans89 1%$1,822,749$20,480

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--$38,202,417$21,893
0 - $30,000652 652$18,709,682$28,696
$30,001 - $48,000314 312$8,477,529$26,999
$48,001 - $75,000276 275$6,344,982$22,989
$75,001 - $110,000180 174$2,873,741$15,965
$110,001 - more323 208$1,796,483$5,562

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At University of California-Berkeley, for the first-time/full-time students, 4,409 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 1,935 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate4,409
Out-of-State Rate1,935
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At University of California-Berkeley, 2,523 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 100 students live off-campus. In addition, 24 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus2,523
Living Off-Campus100
Living with Family24
Un-known0