$3,915

Avg. Federal Grant

$3,847

Avg. Federal Loan

$783,150

Total Aid Awarded

Columbia College (VA) Financial Aid and Scholarships

Students Receiving Aid Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid.

38%

Total Aid Amount Average Total Aid Awarded per year.

$783.150K

Financial Aid Official Website

financialaid.ccdc.edu/

Students can avail of scholarships provided by the college, such as AMVETS Post #100 Scholarship, August & Edna Zahatko Scholarship, Betty Garrett Musical Theatre Scholarship, and Grant Program for Descendants of Police, Fire, or Correctional Officers, if they find educational expenses to be on the higher side. Notably, 94% of the students at Columbia College get some kind of financial aid every year, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided adds up to around $65,968. At CC, the total percentage of applicants who receive the Federal Grant stands at 94%. In comparison, 94% of the students are awarded the Student Grant, 91% get the Institution Grant, and 94% of the applicants receive the Pell Grant. As far as the Pell Grant beneficiaries are concerned, the average aid received stands at $4,265. The annual family income of a candidate is one of the key factors in determining their total eligibility for financial aid. 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 3% of the applicants to Columbia College opt for student loans.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Student Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

47%

State Grant Aid

N/A

Institution Grant Aid

44%

Pell Grant

47%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid

$3,915

State Grant Aid

N/A

Institution Grant Aid

$1,331

Pell Grant

$3,872

Federal Aid based on Family Income

Family Income

Average Federal Aid Per Year

Under $30,000

$5,153

$30,001 - $48,000

$4,225

$48,001 - $75,000

$5,317

$75,001 - $110,000

N/A

Over $110,000

$3,900

Student Loans for Columbia College (VA)

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.

$3,847/Year

Students Taking Out Loans

4%

Loan Default Rate

N/A

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