What Amount of Financial Aid is Offered?
$8,982 is the normal Dabney S Lancaster Community College's freshman financial aid plan. Approximately 77.0% of new students receive some money for college, the majority of which is scholarships and grants.
Loans are a part of financial aid packages, but the only true discount off of the expense of college is a scholarship or grant that you don't need to repay.
We feel that loan debt should be thought of as an "outcome" instead of "aid". Find more about student loan debt at Dabney S Lancaster Community College.
Amount of Dabney S Lancaster Community College Scholarships & Grants
The following grants and scholarships consist of primarily federally provided grants, as well as some state and local awards. 50.0% of first years at Dabney S Lancaster Community College (74 total) were awarded a federal grant, averaging $4,716. In addition to grants, 39.0% of first years (58 total) received scholarships by the college, totaling $1,753 each.
The chart below shows the typical amount of scholarship and grant aid given to all freshmen.
Grants are typically based on need while scholarships are based on merit or ability.
How Family Income Affects Aid
The following chart demonstrates grant and scholarship distributions by family income for first year students getting any kind of federal Title IV assistance, which includes Federal PLUS loans.
|Income Level||Percent of Freshman||Average Assistance|
|Income 110k +||3.4%||$610|
Title IV aid features grants, loans, or work-study granted by the federal government generally according to need. Learn more here.
Scholarships & Grants for All Undergraduate Students Average $3,766
44.0% of the 981 undergraduate students at Dabney S Lancaster Community College obtain some sort of grant aid. A total of approximately 433 students getting an average of $3,766 per person. The most of which are in the form of Pell Grants.
Financial Aid Links from Dabney S Lancaster Community College
|Financial Aid Department Website||https://www.dslcc.edu/pay|
|Net Price Calculator||https://www.vawizard.org/wizard/npc|