Financial Aid At West Virginia University

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At West Virginia University, 15,420 undergraduate students (69% of total 22,504 students) have received financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans. The average amount of aid received is $10,067.
Financial Aid Statistics (All Undergraduate Students) at West Virginia University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving Aid Total Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship15,42069% $155,240,056$10,067
Pell Grants5,43824% $24,085,247$4,429
Federal Student Loan11,27850% $73,113,283$6,483

Beginning Undergraduate Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid

4,648 beginning undergraduate students (89% of total 5,214 enrolled freshmen) have received financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans. at West Virginia University. The average amount of aid received is $9,370.
Financial Aid Statistics (First-time Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students) at West Virginia University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving Aid Total Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid4,64889% --
Grants or Scholarships4,10179%$38,426,809$9,370
Federal Grants1,36926%$6,557,377$4,790
Pell Grants1,36326%$5,978,927$4,387
Other Federal Grants4308%$578,450$1,345
State/Local Grants1,89436%$8,986,318$4,745
Institutional Grants3,57769%$22,883,114$6,397
Student Loan Aid2,99557%$27,076,500$9,041
Federal Student Loans2,91356%$15,197,214$5,217
Other Student Loans69313%$11,879,286$17,142

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 West Virginia University. The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution (West Virginia University. 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 West Virginia University
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,5181,395$13,266,518$8,739
0-30,000422422$5,182,560$12,281
30,001-48,000225225$2,421,727$10,763
48,001-75,000281275$2,451,161$8,723
75,001-110,000296248$1,750,000$5,912
110,001 or more294225$1,461,070$4,970



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