Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

Robert Morris University (RMU) 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


Among them are scholarship programs such as Carnegie Dartlet $10,000 Scholarship, Community Service Scholarship for Multicultural Students, Joseph P. Gavenonis Scholarship, and Ohio College Opportunity Grant. It is interesting to note that, every year, around 99% of students at RMU receive some kind of financial aid, while the total amount of assistance/loans provided is $17,585,716. One can visit RMU's financial aid page at http://rmu.edu/financialaid for more information. The total percentage of candidates applying to Robert Morris University who receive the Federal Grant is 33%. Meanwhile, 99% of the applicants receive the Student Grant and 99% are awarded the Institution Grant, while 32% of the students get the Pell Grant. While the Federal Grant awardees receive an average aid of $5,780, the State Grant receivers and Institution Grant beneficiaries get $3,412 and $16,833, respectively. On the other hand, the average aid received by the Pell Grant awardees is $4,139. 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 $21,825 on average in a year. Candidates who come under the $30,001-$48,000 family income bracket receive an average aid of $21,221, while those falling in the $48,001-$75,000 income category get $20,910 a year. Meanwhile, the average federal aid for students in the $75,001-$110,000 income bracket is $16,429. And, for those with a family income of more than $110,000, the amount stands at $12,713. 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. Moreover, the funds received through these loans will have to be repaid within a given timeframe. At RMU, an estimated number of 72% 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 Robert Morris University (RMU)

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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