Understanding DBU's Financial Aid Information
Your financial aid, as well as grants and scholarships, will be determined by your need. The information provided here will tell you how much you can expect to be given at DBU depending on income and other factors.
What Amount of Financial Aid is Offered?
$20,977 is the normal Dallas Baptist University's freshman financial aid plan. Approximately 94.0% of first year students obtain financial aid, the majority of which is in the form of scholarships and grants.
A financial aid package includes loans, grants, and scholarships. However, student loans have to be paid back, so they aren't a true discount.
Concerned about the loans that may be included in your financial aid plan? View the average amount of debt per student at DBU.
Number of DBU Grants & Scholarships
The numbers below apply to grants and scholarships primarily provided by Dallas Baptist University.
91.0% of new students (450 total) were offered scholarships at Dallas Baptist University, averaging $8,603 per person. This puts it in the top 40th percentile of all schools in the nation.
As well as scholarships, 25.0% of freshmen (124 total) received a federal grant, for about $4,256 per person.
The chart below shows the average amount of grant and scholarship aid given to all freshmen.
Grants are typically based on need while scholarships are based on merit or ability.
Amount of Aid Per Family Income
The chart below shows scholarship and grant allocations by income for first year students getting any kind of federal Title IV assistance, including Federal PLUS loans.
|Income Level||Percent of Freshman||Average Assistance|
|Income 110k +||17.1%||$7,223|
The graph above shows students who are receiving Title IV aid which is federal aid from the government including loans, grants or work-study. Learn more.
Grants & Scholarships for All Undergrads Average $9,507
2,966 DBU students get grants (this is about 86.0% of the complete student body). The average amount these students get is $9,507
Financial Aid Links from Dallas Baptist University
|Financial Aid Department Website||www.dbu.edu/financialaid|
|Net Price Calculator||www.collegeforalltexans.com/apps/CollegeMoney/|