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What Columbia Southern University Fin Aid Are You Eligible For?

The price tag of going to Columbia Southern University can sound overwhelming, but remember that the majority of students obtain some kind of financial assistance. This can be in the form of a loan, scholarship, grant, or work-study.

Keep scrolling to find out how much financial aid will be available to you.

How Much Financial Assistance is Available?

$9,559 is the typical Columbia Southern University's first year financial aid deal. Approximately 92.0% of freshman students receive some financial aid, most of which is loans.

College Reductions

Student loans technically fall under the umbrella of 'financial aid', but the only true college discount is a scholarship or grant that you do not have to pay back.

What About Loans?

A student loan isn't a legitimate college price reduction, but rather an additional cost consideration. Find out how much student loan debt from Columbia Southern University you may end up dealing with.

How Much Aid Is Offered in Scholarships & Grants?

These grants and scholarships consist of primarily federal grants, as well as some local and state grants. 63.0% of freshmen at Columbia Southern University (121 total) received a federal grant, averaging $4,676. In addition to grants, 82.0% of freshmen (157 total) were given scholarships by the university, averaging $378 per person.

Check out the usual level of scholarships and grants freshmen get by looking at the graph below.

What's the Difference Between Scholarships & Grants?

Scholarships are merit-based, while grants are given based on need.

Financial Aid by Income Level

Find out how much scholarship and grant assistance you may plan to receive based on your income level. The table following displays freshmen receiving Title IV aid which includes PLUS loans.

Income LevelPercent of FreshmanAverage Assistance
Income 0-30k46.1%$4,486
Income 30k-48k9.9%$4,525
Income 48k-75k11.5%$4,205
Income 75k-110k6.8%$2,933
Income 110k +2.6%$962
Title IV Aid

The table above displays undergrads who are receiving Title IV aid which is federal assistance from the government in the form of grants, loans, and work-study. Learn more.

The Average Undergrad Receiving a Grant or Scholarship Obtains $1,900

Of the 15,245 undergrads at Columbia Southern University about 85.0% (12,994 total) obtain some type of grant aid. The typical amount given was $1,900. The majority in the form of Pell Grants.

Looking for Detail About Tuition and Fees Costs?

Check out the Tuition and Fees page or the Cost Per Credit Hour page to find out more.

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