How Many Undergrads Get Financial Assistance?
$16,004 is the average Queens College's first year financial aid deal. About 76.0% of incoming students get some kind of financial assistance, most of which is scholarships and grants.
Financial aid helps reduce the expense, or the full retail price of the college. However, be aware that the only true discounts off the cost of college are in the form of grants and scholarships.
A student loan isn't a legitimate college price reduction, but rather an additional cost consideration. Discover how much student loan debt from QC you may end up dealing with.
Amount of QC Scholarships & Grants
The next numbers apply to scholarships and grants primarily provided by the school itself.
5.0% of new students (88 total) were offered scholarships at Queens College, averaging $5,230 per student. This ranks in the middle 20th percentile of all colleges in the country.
1,114 first years were awarded federal grant aid. About 58.0% of QC freshmen obtained grants around $5,220 a piece.
The chart below shows the average amount of scholarship and grant aid distributed to all first year students.
Scholarships are given based on merit or special ability, while grants are awarded based on need.
How Financial Need Affects Financial Aid
Determine how much scholarship and grant assistance you may expect to obtain based on your income level. The chart following displays freshmen obtaining federal aid such as PLUS loans.
|Income Level||Percent of Freshman||Average Assistance|
|Income 110k +||1.8%||$324|
The table above displays undergrads who are obtaining Title IV aid which is federal assistance from the government in the form of loans, grants or work-study. Learn more.
The Average Undergrad Receiving a Scholarship or Grant Gets $7,886
Of the 16,620 undergrads at Queens College about 58.0% (9,611 total) receive some sort of grant aid. The typical amount awarded was $7,886. The majority in the form of Pell Grants.
Queens College Financial Aid Information
|Financial Aid Department Website||https://www.qc.cuny.edu/admissions/fa/Pages/default.aspx|
|Net Price Calculator||https://npc.cuny.edu/npc/public/fin_aid/financial_aid_estimator/FinAidEstimator.jsp|