Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

Messenger College 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


Interestingly, almost all of the students at MC receive some sort of financial aid, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided totals more than $338,454 in a year. More information regarding the financial assistance schemes can be accessed on MC’s official financial aid page at http://www.messengercollege.edu/financial-aid. At MC, the total percentage of applicants who receive the Federal Grant stands at 63%. On the other hand, 100% of the candidates get the Student Grant, 88% receive the Institution Grant, and 63% get the Pell Grant. And, for the Pell Grant awardees, the average aid amount is $4,632. 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. On average, students with an annual family income of less than $30,000 will obtain a federal aid of $5,965 per year. For the $30,001-$48,000 and $48,001-$75,000 family income brackets, the average aid amount stands at $8,568 and $5,465, respectively. On the other hand, the average federal aid stands at $1,700 for those with an annual family income between $75,001 and $110,000, and at $2,050 for an income more than $110,000. 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. Moreover, the funds received through these loans will have to be repaid within a given timeframe. At MC, an estimated number of 63% 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 Messenger College

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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