Financial Aid Amount Received
$18,427 (41.73% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
62% of 23,070 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

13,861 undergraduate students (62% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at University of California-Santa Barbara. 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 Georgia and University of Washington-Seattle Campus, the percentage of students who received financial aid is average (the average of the schools is 60.90%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $18,427 and the average loan amount is $5,794. The average financial aid amount is 41.73% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $44,160).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid13,861 62%$255,413,658$18,427
Pell Grants8,224 37%$39,131,049$4,758
Federal Students Loans7,659 35%$44,373,935$5,794

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), 2,505 students have received one or more types of financial aid at University of California-Santa Barbara.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $19,678 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $6,168.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at University of California-Santa Barbara.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid2,69660%--
Grant or scholarship aid2,505 55%$49,294,371$19,678
Federal Grants1,447 32%$7,726,422$5,340
Pell Grants1,443 32%$7,096,603$4,918
Other Federal Grants411 9%$629,819$1,532
State/Local Grants1,860 41%$21,309,033$11,456
Institutional Grants2,279 50%$20,258,916$8,889
Student Loans1,688 37%$10,411,558$6,168
Federal Student Loans1,629 36%$8,956,363$5,498
Other Student Loans112 2%$1,455,195$12,993

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-Santa Barbara.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$40,351,125$19,751
0 - $30,000761 761$19,218,014$25,254
$30,001 - $48,000384 384$9,303,015$24,227
$48,001 - $75,000328 325$6,888,856$21,003
$75,001 - $110,000227 221$3,380,274$14,891
$110,001 - more343 201$1,560,966$4,551

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At University of California-Santa Barbara, for the first-time/full-time students, 3,728 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 786 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate3,728
Out-of-State Rate786
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At University of California-Santa Barbara, 2,322 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 129 students live off-campus.
# of Students
Living On-Campus2,322
Living Off-Campus129
Living with Family0
Un-known0