Financial Aid at Central Arkansas

The average amount of financial aid is $8,294 where 84% of enrolled students have received grants or scholarship aid at University of Central Arkansas. The average amount of tuition & fees is $9,563 for Arkansas residents and $16,433 for out-of-state students at University of Central Arkansas.

  • Average Financial Aid: $8,294
  • Undergraduate Tuition: $16,433 ($9,563 Arkansas residents)

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All Undergraduate Student Financial Aid

For academic year 2019-2020, total 7,700 students (84% of all undergraduate students) have received grants or scholarships and the average received amount is $8,294. 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 Central Arkansas.
Financial Aid Statistics at University of Central Arkansas
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Federal, state, local, institutional or other grant aid7,70084%$8,294
Pell Grants3,45038%$4,716
Federal Student Loans4,16746%$8,037

Beginning Student Financial Aid

For first time, full time beginning students (freshmen), total 1,792 students (97% of all freshmen) have received any type of financial aid and 1,784 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 $7,735 and the average amount of student loan aid is $8,622. Next table shows the headcount and average received amount of financial aid by source of the aid at University of Central Arkansas.
Beginning Students Financial Aid Statistics at University of Central Arkansas
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid1,79297%-
Grants or Scholarship from All Sources1,74495%$7,735
Federal Grants76942%$5,004
Pell Grants76942%$4,924
Other Federal Grants694%$894
State/Local Grants1,35474%$1,596
Institutional Grants1,07859%$6,940
Student Loans99554%$8,622
Federal Student Loans97753%$7,904
Other Student Loans885%$9,736

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 Central Arkansas. The sources of grants and scholarship aid are the federal government, state/local government, or the institution (University of Central Arkansas.
Financial Aid Statistics By Income Level at University of Central Arkansas
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level1,1211,081$6,631
$0-$30,000312312$9,049
$30,001-$48,000191191$8,169
$48,001-$75,000260255$6,387
$75,001-$110,000171152$3,841
$110,001 or more187171$3,915

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 $33,350. The school has a total enrollment of 1,077 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 $30,414. The school has a total enrollment of 665 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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Ouachita Baptist University (Ouachita Baptist) is a Private, 4 years school located in Arkadelphia, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $30,140. The school has a total enrollment of 1,704 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 $28,924. The school has a total enrollment of 2,343 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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University of Arkansas (Arkansas) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fayetteville, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $9,574 for Arkansas residents and $26,390 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 27,562 and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1 (5.26%).
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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 $3,675 for Arkansas residents and $4,200 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 794 and student to faculty ratio is 29 to 1 (3.45%).
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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 80 and student to faculty ratio is 5 to 1 (20.00%).
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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 468 and student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1 (4.55%).
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Henderson State University (Henderson State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Arkadelphia, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $7,560 for Arkansas residents and $9,768 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 3,163 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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McNeese State University (McNeese) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lake Charles, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,380 for Louisiana residents and $16,418 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 7,284 and student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1 (4.76%).
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University of New Orleans (UNO) is a Public, 4 years school located in New Orleans, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $9,072 for Louisiana residents and $13,908 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 8,375 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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Nicholls State University (Nicholls State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Thibodaux, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $7,946 for Louisiana residents and $9,039 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 6,769 and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1 (5.26%).
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Northwestern State University of Louisiana (NSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Natchitoches, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,672 for Louisiana residents and $19,460 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 11,447 and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1 (5.26%).
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Southeastern Louisiana University (Southeastern Louisiana) is a Public, 4 years school located in Hammond, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,289 for Louisiana residents and $20,767 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 14,426 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi) is a Public, 4 years school located in Corpus Christi, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $9,748 for Texas residents and $20,745 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 10,820 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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Houston Baptist University (HBU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Houston, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $35,500. The school has a total enrollment of 3,963 and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1 (6.25%).
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University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) is a Private, 4 years school located in San Antonio, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $33,100. The school has a total enrollment of 7,917 and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1 (8.33%).
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Abilene Christian University (Abilene Christian) is a Private, 4 years school located in Abilene, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $39,350. The school has a total enrollment of 5,291 and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1 (7.69%).
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Stephen F Austin State University (SFA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Nacogdoches, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $10,600 for Texas residents and $21,616 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 12,620 and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1 (6.25%).
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University of Central Arkansas (Central Arkansas) is a Public, 4 years school located in Conway, AR. The 2020 tuition & fees is $9,563 for Arkansas residents and $16,433 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 10,335 and student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%).
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McNeese State University (McNeese) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lake Charles, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,380 for Louisiana residents and $16,418 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 7,284 and student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1 (4.76%).
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University of New Orleans (UNO) is a Public, 4 years school located in New Orleans, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $9,072 for Louisiana residents and $13,908 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 8,375 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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Nicholls State University (Nicholls State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Thibodaux, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $7,946 for Louisiana residents and $9,039 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 6,769 and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1 (5.26%).
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Northwestern State University of Louisiana (NSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Natchitoches, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,672 for Louisiana residents and $19,460 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 11,447 and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1 (5.26%).
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Southeastern Louisiana University (Southeastern Louisiana) is a Public, 4 years school located in Hammond, LA. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,289 for Louisiana residents and $20,767 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 14,426 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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Abilene Christian University (Abilene Christian) is a Private, 4 years school located in Abilene, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $39,350. The school has a total enrollment of 5,291 and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1 (7.69%).
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Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi) is a Public, 4 years school located in Corpus Christi, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $9,748 for Texas residents and $20,745 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 10,820 and student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1 (5.00%).
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Houston Baptist University (HBU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Houston, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $35,500. The school has a total enrollment of 3,963 and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1 (6.25%).
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University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) is a Private, 4 years school located in San Antonio, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $33,100. The school has a total enrollment of 7,917 and student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1 (8.33%).
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Lamar University (Lamar) is a Public, 4 years school located in Beaumont, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,690 for Texas residents and $18,482 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 16,637 and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1 (5.26%).
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Sam Houston State University (Sam Houston State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Huntsville, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,960 for Texas residents and $18,752 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 21,912 and student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1 (4.76%).
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Stephen F Austin State University (SFA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Nacogdoches, TX. The 2020 tuition & fees is $10,600 for Texas residents and $21,616 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 12,620 and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1 (6.25%).
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Arkansas Best Colleges

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Lyon CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBatesville, AR

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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