Financial Aid At University of Wisconsin-Madison

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At University of Wisconsin-Madison, 12,648 undergraduate students (41% of total 30,991 students) have received financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans. The average amount of aid received is $9,094.
Financial Aid Statistics (All Undergraduate Students) at University of Wisconsin-Madison
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving Aid Total Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship12,64841% $115,015,684$9,094
Pell Grants4,19214% $16,872,820$4,025
Federal Student Loan10,43134% $69,633,925$6,676

Beginning Undergraduate Students (Freshmen) Financial Aid

4,099 beginning undergraduate students (66% of total 6,258 enrolled freshmen) have received financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans. at University of Wisconsin-Madison. The average amount of aid received is $6,461.
Financial Aid Statistics (First-time Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students) at University of Wisconsin-Madison
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving Aid Total Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid4,09966% --
Grants or Scholarships3,19351%$20,630,182$6,461
Federal Grants77912%$3,677,268$4,720
Pell Grants77112%$3,251,616$4,217
Other Federal Grants4046%$425,652$1,054
State/Local Grants80713%$1,808,244$2,241
Institutional Grants2,16535%$15,144,670$6,995
Student Loan Aid2,24436%$17,014,172$7,582
Federal Student Loans2,14934%$12,354,665$5,749
Other Student Loans3966%$4,659,507$11,766

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 Wisconsin-Madison. The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution (University of Wisconsin-Madison. 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 Wisconsin-Madison
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedTotal Amount Aid Awarded Average Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,8381,092$9,693,048$5,274
0-30,000170169$2,877,639$16,927
30,001-48,000182177$2,528,659$13,894
48,001-75,000305293$2,485,322$8,149
75,001-110,000384243$1,059,395$2,759
110,001 or more797210$742,033$931

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