Financial Aid Amount Received
$5,874 (29.24% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
78% of 2,154 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

1,648 undergraduate students (78% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at University of West Alabama. The percentage of students who received financial aid higher compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Alabama A & M University and Auburn University at Montgomery, the percentage of students who received financial aid is average (the average of the schools is 77.71%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $5,874 and the average loan amount is $9,213. The average financial aid amount is 29.24% of tuition & fees based on out-of-state rate (tuition & fees: $20,090).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid1,648 78%$9,680,511$5,874
Pell Grants1,159 55%$5,404,477$4,663
Federal Students Loans1,463 69%$13,478,713$9,213

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), 425 students have received one or more types of financial aid at University of West Alabama.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $7,110 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $7,077.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at University of West Alabama.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid44396%--
Grant or scholarship aid425 92%$3,021,659$7,110
Federal Grants293 64%$1,394,709$4,760
Pell Grants278 60%$1,381,959$4,971
Other Federal Grants15 3%$12,750$850
State/Local Grants8 2%$6,000$750
Institutional Grants304 66%$1,620,950$5,332
Student Loans443 96%$3,135,133$7,077
Federal Student Loans335 73%$1,727,001$5,155
Other Student Loans131 28%$1,408,132$10,749

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 West Alabama.
Income Level# of Students# of Students Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
All Income Level--$2,572,428$6,717
0 - $30,000182 180$1,452,597$7,981
$30,001 - $48,00043 42$266,938$6,208
$48,001 - $75,00055 46$343,944$6,254
$75,001 - $110,00048 40$236,529$4,928
$110,001 - more55 50$272,420$4,953

Paid Tuition Rates by Residency

At University of West Alabama, for the first-time/full-time students, 412 students have paid in-state rate of tuition and 49 students have paid out-of-state tuition rate.
# of Students
In-District Rate0
In-State Rate412
Out-of-State Rate49
Un-known0

Number of Students by Living Arrangement (Freshmen)

At University of West Alabama, 357 full-time/first-time students live on-campus such as dormitory and campus-owned apartments, and 17 students live off-campus. In addition, 9 students live with their family.
# of Students
Living On-Campus357
Living Off-Campus17
Living with Family9
Un-known0