Financial Aid at NSU

The average amount of financial aid is $11,643 where 80% of enrolled students have received grants or scholarship aid at Norfolk State University. The average amount of tuition & fees is $9,622 for Virginia residents and $20,790 for out-of-state students at Norfolk State University.

  • Average Financial Aid: $11,643
  • Undergraduate Tuition: $20,790 ($9,622 Virginia residents)

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All Undergraduate Student Financial Aid

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,758 students (80% of all undergraduate students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $11,643. 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 Norfolk State University.
Financial Aid Statistics at Norfolk State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid3,75880%$11,643
Pell Grants3,03265%$4,675
Federal Student Loans3,75880%$9,816

Beginning Student Financial Aid

For first time, full time beginning students (freshmen), total 992 students (97% of all freshmen) have received any type of financial aid and 992 students (97% 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 $10,124 and the average amount of student loan aid is $10,704. Next table shows the headcount and average received amount of financial aid by source of the aid at Norfolk State University.
Beginning Students Financial Aid Statistics at Norfolk State University
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid99297%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources72671%$10,124
Federal Grants72071%$3,734
Pell Grants72071%$3,581
Other Federal Grants616%$1,803
State/Local Grants57256%$6,453
Institutional Grants39839%$2,437
Student Loans84383%$10,704
Federal Student Loans84082%$10,001
Other Student Loans505%$12,449

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 Norfolk State University. The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution (Norfolk State University.
Financial Aid Statistics By Income Level at Norfolk State University
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level726597$9,793
$0-$30,000328295$11,517
$30,001-$48,000149147$10,833
$48,001-$75,00010672$9,838
$75,001-$110,0008525$4,227
$110,001 or more5858$5,448

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