Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

Cuyahoga Community College (TRI-C) 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


Students can avail of scholarships provided by the college, such as James R. Hunt Memorial Scholarship, Larry and Doris Clark Scholarship, Minority Journalism Scholarship, and Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program, if they find educational expenses to be on the higher side. Notably, 84% of the students at Cuyahoga Community College District get some kind of financial aid every year, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided adds up to around $14,590,183. The total percentage of candidates applying to Cuyahoga Community College District who receive the Federal Grant is 62%. On the other hand, 66% of the candidates get the Student Grant, 6% receive the Institution Grant, and 60% get the Pell Grant. On the other hand, the average aid received by the Pell Grant awardees is $5,085. The annual family income of a candidate is one of the key factors in determining their total eligibility for financial aid. Alternatively, the candidates can also avail of monetary benefits like student loans, apart from financial grants and scholarship schemes to pay for their studies. In contrast to grants and scholarships, student loans are taken by the candidates at a certain rate of interest. Moreover, the funds received through these loans will have to be repaid within a given timeframe. At CCCD, an estimated number of 36% of the applicants choose to go 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 Cuyahoga Community College (TRI-C)

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate