Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

Coastal Carolina University (CCU) Financial Aid and Scholarships

Students Receiving Aid Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid.


Total Aid Amount Average Total Aid Awarded per year.


Financial Aid Official Website


Coastal Carolina University, Conway, South Carolina offer various opportunities to choose from to there students, to help them meet there college education cost. They offer many different ways to provide financial assistance to there students, the Students Receiving Aid percentage is 90%, and the Total Aid Amount is $70,468,342, the Avg. Federal Loan is $6,911, few of the ways in which they provide financial aid is-

  • Scholarships- CEF Scholarships, HCHEC Scholarships, SC State Scholarships, University Merit Awards, South Carolina Lottery Scholarships, ‌Horry County Higher Education Commissions Scholarships, ‌Coastal Educational Foundation Scholarships, CINO Scholarships, and more.

  • Loan- Direct Student Loans, Parent PLUS Loans, South Carolina Teachers Loans, and more.

  • Grants- Pell Grant, Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG), SC Need-Based Grant, Federal TEACH Grant, Chanticleer Grant, and more.

  • Other financial aid- Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy, Academic Common Market (ACM), Federal College Work-Study, etc.

The college also helps with providing with military aid program, to help the military person and the family of law-enforcement can get all the help they deserve and easily meet with there financial need-

  • Free Tuition for Children of Certain Firemen, Law-Enforcement Officers.

  • Children of Fallen Heroes Scholarship Act.

  • Free Tuition for Residents Sixty Years of Age.

  • South Carolina National Guard College Assistance Program.

They also help the students to apply for FAFSA which is the first step for the students to receive federal aid, the seven steps for applying FAFSA is-

  • Go to fafsa.gov

  • Log in using your FSA ID

  • Choose which FAFSA you’d like to complete

  • Enter your personal information

  • Enter your financial information

  • Choose up to 10 schools

  • Sign the document with your FSA ID.

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


As shown in the table the breakdown includes Federal Grants, Pell Grants, state grants, and institutional grants, with institutional grants having the highest percentage contribution of 51% with an average aid amount being $6,893.

  • Almost 37% of the students receive Pell Grants which add up to a normal of around $4,592.

  • Roughly 37% of the students are eligible for Federal awards at a normal of around $4,766.

  • 48% of the students get state awards which add up to a normal of around $5,988.

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 shown in the table lower the family income higher is the amount of aid one can expect to receive. For a student who has a family income ranging from 0 to $30,000, the average federal aid provided is $11,690 whereas a student having a family income ranging from $30,001 to $48,000 the average federal aid is $9,566

The student who has a family income ranging from $48,001 to $75,000 the average federal aid provided is $7,295 whereas the student having an annual income ranging from $75,001 to $110,000 the average federal provided is around $5,266. And the student has an annual income range greater than $110,000, the average federal aid provided is $3,929. This helps students who are coming from low-income homes to pay for their degrees, for more information please refer to the official website.

Student Loans for Coastal Carolina University (CCU)

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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