Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

Huston-Tillotson 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


It is interesting to note that, every year, around 94% of students at HTU receive some kind of financial aid, while the total amount of assistance/loans provided is $7,577,404. Notably, a total of 78% of the applicants to Huston-Tillotson University receive the Federal Grant every year. On the other hand, 89% of the candidates get the Student Grant, 39% receive the Institution Grant, and 78% get the Pell Grant. Furthermore, the average aid for the Federal Grant receivers is $4,252, and the same stands at $3,510 for State Grant awardees and $3,533 for Institution Grant recipients. As far as the Pell Grant beneficiaries are concerned, the average aid received stands at $4,449. 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. 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. Candidates are also required to repay these loans within a given period. Every year, around 89% of the applicants to Huston-Tillotson 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 Huston-Tillotson University

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate