Financial Aid At University of Southern Mississippi

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At University of Southern Mississippi, 9,147 undergraduate students (77% of total 11,815 students) have received financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans. The average amount of aid received is $7,458.
Financial Aid Statistics (All Undergraduate Students) at University of Southern Mississippi
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving Aid Total Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship9,14777% $68,220,914$7,458
Pell Grants5,63548% $26,684,385$4,735
Federal Student Loan6,92359% $59,528,023$8,599

Beginning Undergraduate Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid

1,784 beginning undergraduate students (94% of total 1,895 enrolled freshmen) have received financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans. at University of Southern Mississippi. The average amount of aid received is $8,467.
Financial Aid Statistics (First-time Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students) at University of Southern Mississippi
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving Aid Total Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid1,78494% --
Grants or Scholarships1,64587%$13,928,405$8,467
Federal Grants96251%$4,736,130$4,923
Pell Grants93249%$4,570,488$4,904
Other Federal Grants30616%$165,642$541
State/Local Grants67536%$1,741,765$2,580
Institutional Grants1,15761%$7,450,510$6,440
Student Loan Aid1,29768%$8,739,457$6,738
Federal Student Loans1,28868%$7,736,252$6,006
Other Student Loans995%$1,003,205$10,133

Grants and Scholarship Aid By Income Level (Paying In-State Tuition)

Next table shows number of students awarded and average grants/scholarship aid amount by income level for academic year 2015-2016 at University of Southern Mississippi. The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution (University of Southern Mississippi. For this statistics, Only students who paying the in-state or in-district tuition rate are considered.
Grants of Scholarship Aid Statistics By Income Level at University of Southern Mississippi
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,0691,017$8,718,031$8,155
0-30,000484481$4,623,610$9,553
30,001-48,000197196$1,993,875$10,121
48,001-75,000134126$835,213$6,233
75,001-110,000121107$654,150$5,406
110,001 or more133107$611,183$4,595



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