Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

College of Southern Maryland (CSMD) 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


As many as 47% of the students at CSM get some sort of financial aid, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided is more than $2,557,396 in a year. The total percentage of candidates applying to College of Southern Maryland who receive the Federal Grant is 24%. On the other hand, 39% of the candidates get the Student Grant, 15% receive the Institution Grant, and 24% get the Pell Grant. Moreover, the average aid amount for Federal Grant awardees stands at $5,269, while the same comes to $963 for State Grant receivers and $1,314 for Institution Grant awardees. On the other hand, the average aid received by the Pell Grant awardees is $5,117. Among other things, the annual family income of the applicant plays a major role in determining the total financial aid they are actually eligible to receive. Apart from financial grants and scholarships, candidates can also avail of monetary benefits like student loans to fund their education. But, they should understand that student loans are borrowed at a certain rate of interest, unlike grants and scholarships. Candidates are also required to repay these loans within a given period. Every year, around 10% of the applicants to College of Southern Maryland opt for student loans.

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


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


Student Loans for College of Southern Maryland (CSMD)

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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