How Many Students Receive Financial Assistance?
$9,602 is the typical Santa Fe College's freshman financial aid plan. Around 57.0% of freshman students get some financial aid, most of which is loans.
Financial aid helps decrease the expense, or the "sticker" price of the school. However, know that the only real discounts off the cost of college are in the form of grants and scholarships.
We feel that loan debt should be regarded as an "outcome" and not "aid". Learn more on student loan debt at Santa Fe College.
How Much Is Offered in Grants & Scholarships?
The numbers below refer to aid which is offered by Santa Fe College.
4.0% of first year students (78 total) were given scholarships at Santa Fe College, averaging $4,818 a piece. This ranks in the bottom 40th percentile of all colleges nationwide.
1,013 freshman students got a grant. About 53.0% of Santa Fe College freshmen received grants with an average of $3,663 per person.
View the typical level of grants and scholarships freshmen get by studying the graph below.
Scholarships are merit-based, while grants are awarded based on financial need.
Amount of Financial Aid By Income Level
The table following demonstrates scholarship and grant allocations by family income for first year students receiving any kind of federally-funded Title IV aid, which includes Federal PLUS loans.
|Income Level||Percent of Freshman||Average Assistance|
|Income 110k +||2.9%||$307|
Title IV aid contains grants, loans, or work-study granted by the government usually based on need. Learn more here.
Grants & Scholarships for All Undergrads Is $2,394
Of the 15,404 undergraduates at Santa Fe College about 37.0% (5,624 in total) receive some kind of grant aid. The average amount granted was $2,394. The majority in the form of Pell Grants.
Santa Fe College Financial Aid Information
|Financial Aid Department Website||www.sfcollege.edu/financialaid/|
|Net Price Calculator||www.sfcollege.edu/financialaid/NetPriceCalculator/|