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What Columbus State University Fin Aid Are You Eligible For?

The price tag of going to Columbus State University can sound overpowering, but remember that the majority of students obtain some sort of financial assistance. This might be available as a loan, scholarship, grant, or work-study.

Just what financing options does Columbus State University offer you, and just what will you be eligible for? Keep reading for more information.

What Amount of Financial Assistance is Available?

Columbus State University's normal financial aid plan for incoming freshman students is $14,506. Around 87.0% of incoming students receive financial aid, most of which is scholarships and grants.

College Reductions

Financial aid helps lower the expense, or the full retail price of the school. However, know that the only real discounts off the cost of college are in the form of grants and scholarships.

College Loans at Columbus State University

Worried about the student loans that might be included in a financial aid plan? See the average amount of debt per student at Columbus State University.

How Much Columbus State University Aid Is Offered That I Don't Have to Pay Back?

The stats below refer to aid which is supplied by Columbus State University.

20.0% of freshmen (205 total) were awarded scholarships at Columbus State University, averaging $6,740 per student. This puts it in the top 40th percentile of all colleges in the country.

514 first years were awarded a grant. About 51.0% of Columbus State University freshmen got grants with an average of $5,305 a piece.

The chart below shows the usual amount of grant and scholarship aid distributed to all first year students.

Scholarships, Grants... What's the Difference?

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

How Family Income Affects Financial Aid

Discover how much grant and scholarship assistance you may expect to be given according to your earnings. The chart following displays freshmen receiving federal aid such as PLUS loans.

Income LevelPercent of FreshmanAverage Assistance
Income 0-30k27.6%$9,028
Income 30k-48k12.4%$8,599
Income 48k-75k12.3%$5,772
Income 75k-110k7.6%$4,138
Income 110k +8.9%$3,823
Title IV Aid

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

Grants & Scholarships for All Undergraduate Students Is $6,863

Of the 6,640 undergraduate students at Columbus State University about 77.0% (5,135 total) obtain some form of grant aid. The standard amount given was $6,863.

Looking for Detail About Tuition and Fees Costs?

Check out the Tuition and Fees page or the Cost Per Credit Hour page for details.

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