Financial Aid at CSU Bakersfield

The average amount of financial aid is $9,551 where 79% of enrolled students have received grants or scholarship aid at California State University-Bakersfield. The average amount of tuition & fees is $7,499 for California residents and $19,379 for out-of-state students at California State University-Bakersfield.

  • Average Financial Aid: $9,551
  • Undergraduate Tuition: $19,379 ($7,499 California residents)

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All Undergraduate Student Financial Aid

For academic year 2019-2020, total 7,004 students (79% of all undergraduate students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $9,551. Grant/scholarship aid includes federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid. Next table shows the financial aid statistics for all undergraduate students by aid types at California State University-Bakersfield.
Financial Aid Statistics at California State University-Bakersfield
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid7,00479%$9,551
Pell Grants5,52863%$4,769
Federal Student Loans3,01634%$6,353

Beginning Student Financial Aid

For first time, full time beginning students (freshmen), total 1,283 students (93% of all freshmen) have received any type of financial aid and 1,279 students (92% of all freshmen) awarded any student loans. The headcount includes the number of full-time, first-time degree seeking beginning undergraduate students. The average amount of grant/scholarship aid is $10,549 and the average amount of student loan aid is $5,254. Next table shows the headcount and average received amount of financial aid by source of the aid at California State University-Bakersfield.
Beginning Students Financial Aid Statistics at California State University-Bakersfield
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,28393%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,25891%$10,549
Federal Grants95969%$5,111
Pell Grants95569%$5,056
Other Federal Grants1007%$730
State/Local Grants1,03175%$2,399
Institutional Grants1,01373%$5,820
Student Loans34825%$5,254
Federal Student Loans34025%$4,886
Other Student Loans181%$9,297

Grants and Scholarship Aid By Income Level

Next table shows the number of students awarded and average grants/scholarship aid amount by income level for whom paying in-state tuition rate at California State University-Bakersfield. The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution (California State University-Bakersfield.
Financial Aid Statistics By Income Level at California State University-Bakersfield
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,0871,067$11,027
$0-$30,000504503$12,852
$30,001-$48,000269269$12,408
$48,001-$75,000183183$9,109
$75,001-$110,0008477$4,924
$110,001 or more4735$1,938

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