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California State University, Dominguez Hills Financial Aid and Scholarships

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Total Aid Amount Average Total Aid Awarded per year.


Financial Aid Official Website


The California State University Dominguez Hills intends to provide financial aid to every promising student who deserves the financial aid provided by the university. The college plans to provide an ample amount of assistance to the students for availing the financial aids of the university. The university understands that in order to deliver the smoothing running of the financial aids a dedicated office is important. So the university set up the Financial Aid Office in the Welch Hall of the college. The office phone number- (310)243-3691 along with a dedicated email of finaid@csudh.edu.

The University is committed to providing quality service, guidance and resources to students in the pursuit of their educational goals. Not only this, the financial aid office also committed in providing accurate information about the financial aid process, and supporting the overall campus mission.  An amount of $92,391,317 is awarded as financial aid by the California State University- Dominguez Hills to its students.

Some of the types of financial aids that are provided by the University are as follows-

  • ·       Federal Pell Grants
  • ·       Lifetime Limit for Pell Grants
  • ·       State University Grants
  • ·       Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (FSEOG)
  • ·       Educational Opportunity Program Grants (EOP)
  • ·       Cal Grant Programs
  • ·       TEACH Grants
  • ·       Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grants
  • ·       Middle Class Scholarships
  • ·       Emergency Grant
  • ·       Graduate Business Grant
  • ·       Federal Work Study (FWS) Program

Financial Aid Breakdown

Student Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


The above mentioned table says that the financial aid provided by California State University - Dominguez Hills is divided into four separate categories as Federal Grants, Pell Grants, State Grants and Institutional Grants. Within these grants provided under California State University financial aid schemes the financial aid that covers the most percentage of students is the state grant aid which is about 80% but State Grants the average grant amount provided under this for the University is the lowest among all four categories of grants and sums up to $2,194.

Now when considering the Institutional grant aid it is the lowest when compared to the coverage of other grants, about 70% but the average amount provided under this scheme is $5,447 which will be considered as the highest amount offered. For the case of Federal grant aid and Pell grant aid both of them have same percentage coverage at about 74% for each of them. The amount provided under Federal grant aid and Pell grant aid are $4,916 and $4,894 respectively.

Federal Aid based on Family Income

Family Income

Average Federal Aid Per Year

Under $30,000


$30,001 - $48,000


$48,001 - $75,000


$75,001 - $110,000


Over $110,000


As mentioned clearly in the above shown table the provision of federal aid provided to the students of the university is dependent on the family income and financial conditions of the students to a great extent. As one can observe in the table above the students whose family income in below $30,000 per annum they have the provision of higher federal aid in order to make the educational burden little less on them as the financial conditions are a bit on the weaker side. This federal aid amount provided by the university decreases as the financial conditions of the students strengthen or in other words the family income on annual basis increases as depicted in the table the federal aid provided to the students who belongs to families with an annual income of more than $110,000 is about $1,276.

Student Loans for California State University, Dominguez Hills

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