Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

East-West University 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


Such schemes include AMVETS Post #100 Scholarship, August & Edna Zahatko Scholarship, Grant Program for Descendants of Police, Fire, or Correctional Officers, and High School Merit Scholarship. It is interesting to note that, every year, around 97% of students at EWU receive some kind of financial aid, while the total amount of assistance/loans provided is $1,382,273. One can visit EWU's financial aid page at http://www.eastwest.edu/new/index.php/financial-aid for more information. At EWU, the total percentage of applicants who receive the Federal Grant stands at 86%. On the other hand, 93% of the candidates get the Student Grant, 89% receive the Institution Grant, and 74% get the Pell Grant. Furthermore, the average aid for the Federal Grant receivers is $3,701, and the same stands at $3,679 for State Grant awardees and $3,234 for Institution Grant recipients. And, for the Pell Grant awardees, the average aid amount is $4,458. 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. Students whose family income per annum is less than $30,000 will receive a federal aid of $4,057 on average in a year. Candidates who come under the $30,001-$48,000 family income bracket receive an average aid of $6,329, while those falling in the $48,001-$75,000 income category get $5,422 a year. Meanwhile, the average federal aid for students in the $75,001-$110,000 income bracket is $6,691. And, for those with a family income of more than $110,000, the amount stands at $6,230. Alternatively, the candidates can also avail of monetary benefits like student loans, apart from financial grants and scholarship schemes to pay for their studies. However, student loans attract a certain rate of interest at which the funds are borrowed. While grants and scholarship schemes do not require repayment, student loans should be repaid by the applicants within a given period. Every year, around 49% of the applicants to East-West University 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 East-West University

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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