Financial Aid at Arkansas

The average amount of financial aid is $7,696 where 55% of enrolled students have received grants or scholarship aid at University of Arkansas. The average amount of tuition & fees is $9,384 for Arkansas residents and $25,872 for out-of-state students at University of Arkansas.

  • Average Financial Aid: $7,696
  • Undergraduate Tuition: $25,872 ($9,384 Arkansas residents)

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All Undergraduate Student Financial Aid

For academic year 2019-2020, total 12,699 students (55% of all undergraduate students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $7,696. 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 University of Arkansas.
Financial Aid Statistics at University of Arkansas
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid12,69955%$7,696
Pell Grants4,60520%$4,229
Federal Student Loans8,61737%$6,604

Beginning Student Financial Aid

For first time, full time beginning students (freshmen), total 3,888 students (77% of all freshmen) have received any type of financial aid and 3,643 students (72% 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 $7,210 and the average amount of student loan aid is $7,803. Next table shows the headcount and average received amount of financial aid by source of the aid at University of Arkansas.
Beginning Students Financial Aid Statistics at University of Arkansas
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid3,88877%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources2,92658%$7,210
Federal Grants96619%$4,757
Pell Grants96619%$4,462
Other Federal Grants3036%$941
State/Local Grants2,08942%$2,342
Institutional Grants2,23244%$5,201
Student Loans2,09942%$7,803
Federal Student Loans2,04941%$5,544
Other Student Loans3357%$14,979

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 University of Arkansas. The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution (University of Arkansas.
Financial Aid Statistics By Income Level at University of Arkansas
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,3391,297$7,108
$0-$30,000355355$11,303
$30,001-$48,000207207$9,477
$48,001-$75,000191190$7,351
$75,001-$110,000209197$4,097
$110,001 or more377348$3,404

Highest Tuition in Arkansas

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Hendrix College (Hendrix) is a Private, 4 years school located in Conway, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $49,490. The school has a total enrollment of 1,208 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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Lyon College (Lyon) is a Private, 4 years school located in Batesville, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $29,415. The school has a total enrollment of 655 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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Ouachita Baptist University (Ouachita Baptist) is a Private, 4 years school located in Arkadelphia, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $29,120. The school has a total enrollment of 1,660 and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1 (8.33%).
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John Brown University (John Brown) is a Private, 4 years school located in Siloam Springs, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $28,288. The school has a total enrollment of 2,516 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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University of the Ozarks (the Ozarks) is a Private, 4 years school located in Clarksville, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $25,950. The school has a total enrollment of 872 and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%).
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Lowest Tuition in Arkansas

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University of Arkansas System eVersity (Arkansas System eVersity) is a Public, 4 years school located in Little Rock, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $0 for Arkansas residents and $4,200 for out-of-state students.
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Champion Christian College (Champion Christian) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hot Springs, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $7,654. The school has a total enrollment of 87 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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Arkansas Baptist College (Arkansas Baptist) is a Private, 4 years school located in Little Rock, AR. Arkansas Baptist College is a historically black school.The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,760. The school has a total enrollment of 525 and student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1 (4.35%).
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Henderson State University (Henderson State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Arkadelphia, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $7,392 for Arkansas residents and $9,312 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 3,961 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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University of Phoenix-Arkansas (Phoenix-Arkansas) is a Private, 4 years school located in Little Rock, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,238. The school has a total enrollment of 26 and student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1 (12.50%).
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Rivalry Schools to Arkansas

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The University of Alabama (The University of Alabama) is a Public, 4 years school located in Tuscaloosa, AL. The 2020 tuition & fees is $11,620 for Alabama residents and $31,090 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 38,390 and student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1 (4.55%).
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Auburn University (Auburn) is a Public, 4 years school located in Auburn, AL. The 2020 tuition & fees is $11,796 for Alabama residents and $31,956 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 30,440 and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1 (5.26%).
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University of Florida (UF) is a Public, 4 years school located in Gainesville, FL. The 2020 tuition & fees is $6,381 for Florida residents and $28,659 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 52,218 and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1 (5.56%).
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Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (LSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Baton Rouge, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $11,962 for Louisiana residents and $28,639 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 30,983 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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University of Georgia (UGA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Athens, GA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,080 for Georgia residents and $31,120 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 38,652 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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University of Kentucky (Kentucky) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lexington, KY. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,484 for Kentucky residents and $31,294 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 29,182 and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1 (6.25%).
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University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) is a Public, 4 years school located in University, MS. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,828 for Mississippi residents and $25,100 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 22,456 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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Mississippi State University (Mississippi State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Mississippi State, MS. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,910 for Mississippi residents and $23,950 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 21,974 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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University of Missouri-Columbia (Mizzou) is a Public, 4 years school located in Columbia, MO. The 2020 tuition & fees is $10,723 for Missouri residents and $29,005 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 29,843 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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Texas A & M University-College Station (TAMU) is a Public, 4 years school located in College Station, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,783 for Texas residents and $39,340 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 68,679 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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University of South Carolina-Columbia (South Carolina) is a Public, 4 years school located in Columbia, SC. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,688 for South Carolina residents and $33,928 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 34,795 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (UTK) is a Public, 4 years school located in Knoxville, TN. The 2020 tuition & fees is $13,264 for Tennessee residents and $31,664 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 28,894 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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Vanderbilt University (Vanderbilt) is a Private, 4 years school located in Nashville, TN. The 2020 tuition & fees is $54,158. The school has a total enrollment of 12,824 and student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1 (14.29%).
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The University of Alabama (The University of Alabama) is a Public, 4 years school located in Tuscaloosa, AL. The 2020 tuition & fees is $11,620 for Alabama residents and $31,090 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 38,390 and student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1 (4.55%).
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Auburn University (Auburn) is a Public, 4 years school located in Auburn, AL. The 2020 tuition & fees is $11,796 for Alabama residents and $31,956 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 30,440 and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1 (5.26%).
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University of Arkansas (Arkansas) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fayetteville, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $9,384 for Arkansas residents and $25,872 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 27,778 and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1 (5.56%).
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University of Florida (UF) is a Public, 4 years school located in Gainesville, FL. The 2020 tuition & fees is $6,381 for Florida residents and $28,659 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 52,218 and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1 (5.56%).
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University of Georgia (UGA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Athens, GA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,080 for Georgia residents and $31,120 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 38,652 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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University of Kentucky (Kentucky) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lexington, KY. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,484 for Kentucky residents and $31,294 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 29,182 and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1 (6.25%).
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Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College (LSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Baton Rouge, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $11,962 for Louisiana residents and $28,639 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 30,983 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) is a Public, 4 years school located in University, MS. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,828 for Mississippi residents and $25,100 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 22,456 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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Mississippi State University (Mississippi State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Mississippi State, MS. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,910 for Mississippi residents and $23,950 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 21,974 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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University of Missouri-Columbia (Mizzou) is a Public, 4 years school located in Columbia, MO. The 2020 tuition & fees is $10,723 for Missouri residents and $29,005 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 29,843 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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University of South Carolina-Columbia (South Carolina) is a Public, 4 years school located in Columbia, SC. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,688 for South Carolina residents and $33,928 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 34,795 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (UTK) is a Public, 4 years school located in Knoxville, TN. The 2020 tuition & fees is $13,264 for Tennessee residents and $31,664 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 28,894 and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1 (5.88%).
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Vanderbilt University (Vanderbilt) is a Private, 4 years school located in Nashville, TN. The 2020 tuition & fees is $54,158. The school has a total enrollment of 12,824 and student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1 (14.29%).
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Texas A & M University-College Station (TAMU) is a Public, 4 years school located in College Station, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $12,783 for Texas residents and $39,340 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 68,679 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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Arkansas Best Colleges

Check out the top colleges in Arkansas and compare them to get right decision.

harding-university

Harding UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSearcy, AR

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University of ArkansasPublic, 4 yearsFayetteville, AR

hendrix-college

Hendrix CollegePrivate, 4 yearsConway, AR

john-brown-university

John Brown UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSiloam Springs, AR

lyon-college

Lyon CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBatesville, AR

williams-baptist-university

Williams Baptist UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWalnut Ridge, AR

All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020