Financial Aid Amount Received
$7,909 (48.98% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
83% of 9,425 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

7,874 undergraduate students (83% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at University of Central Arkansas. 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 Arkansas State University-Main Campus and University of Arkansas at Little Rock, the percentage of students who received financial aid is much higher (the average of the schools is 62.50%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $7,909 and the average loan amount is $7,701. The average financial aid amount is 48.98% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $16,148).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid7,874 83%$62,272,917$7,909
Pell Grants4,101 43%$17,435,867$4,252
Federal Students Loans4,994 52%$38,460,812$7,701

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), 1,832 students have received one or more types of financial aid at University of Central Arkansas.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $7,519 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $8,544.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at University of Central Arkansas.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,86997%--
Grant or scholarship aid1,832 95%$13,774,367$7,519
Federal Grants815 42%$4,030,326$4,945
Pell Grants815 42%$3,901,276$4,787
Other Federal Grants120 6%$129,050$1,075
State/Local Grants1,377 71%$2,058,076$1,495
Institutional Grants1,158 60%$7,685,965$6,637
Student Loans994 52%$8,493,177$8,544
Federal Student Loans981 51%$8,056,279$8,212
Other Student Loans49 3%$436,898$8,916

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 Central Arkansas.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$7,734,123$6,627
0 - $30,000364 364$2,975,304$8,174
$30,001 - $48,000216 216$1,685,370$7,803
$48,001 - $75,000262 256$1,606,099$6,130
$75,001 - $110,000159 140$756,894$4,760
$110,001 - more166 154$710,456$4,280

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At University of Central Arkansas, for the first-time/full-time students, 1,732 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 195 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate1,732
Out-of-State Rate195
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At University of Central Arkansas, 1,388 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 43 students live off-campus. In addition, 133 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus1,388
Living Off-Campus43
Living with Family133
Un-known77