What Percentage of Students Get Financial Assistance?
$22,517 is the standard University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh Campus' freshman financial aid package. Approximately 53.0% of incoming students receive some form of financial assistance, the majority of which is scholarships and grants.
Financial aid incorporates scholarships, grants, and student loans. However, loans need to be paid off, so they are not a real discount.
Uneasy about the debt that might be included in a financial aid package? See the average amount of debt per student at Pitt.
Amount of Pitt Grants & Scholarships
The numbers following pertain to assistance which is offered by University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh Campus.
43.0% of incoming freshmen (1,692 total) were awarded scholarships at University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh Campus, averaging $12,831 per person. This ranks in the top 40th percentile of all colleges in the country.
As well as scholarships, 13.0% of first years (515 total) were awarded a federal grant, for about $4,844 each.
How are scholarships and grants given away to first years at Pitt? Look at the data below.
Scholarships are awarded based on merit, while grants are awarded based on financial need.
Amount of Financial Assistance By Income Level
Find out what amount of grant and scholarship assistance you can expect to get according to your earnings. The chart following displays freshman students getting Title IV aid which includes PLUS loans.
|Income Level||Percent of Freshman||Average Assistance|
|Income 110k +||18.0%||$1,420|
Education funding from the federal government by means of grants, loans, or work-study is referred to as Title IV aid. Get more info on Title IV here..
Grants & Scholarships for All Undergraduate Students Is $11,305
10,271 Pitt students obtain grant aid (this is around 54.0% of the complete student population). The usual amount these students obtain is $11,305
University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh Campus Financial Aid Links
|Financial Aid Department Website||www.oafa.pitt.edu/financialaid|
|Net Price Calculator||npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/pitt|