Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

The University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) 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


As many as 90% of the students at TUTA get some sort of financial aid, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided is more than $102,526,514 in a year. One can visit TUTA's financial aid page at http://www.uta.edu/fao for more information. The total percentage of candidates applying to The University of Texas at Arlington who receive the Federal Grant is 44%. In comparison, 82% of the students are awarded the Student Grant, 62% get the Institution Grant, and 44% of the applicants receive the Pell Grant. Moreover, the average aid amount for Federal Grant awardees stands at $4,897, while the same comes to $6,996 for State Grant receivers and $4,982 for Institution Grant awardees. And, for the Pell Grant awardees, the average aid amount is $4,605. The annual family income of the applicants is also considered for determining the total financial assistance that they will be eligible for. In addition to financial grants and scholarship schemes, students can also avail of monetary benefits like student loans to pay for their education. 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 The University of Texas at Arlington, the percentage of candidates who opt to avail of student loans is around 38%.

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


As of the data acquired on UTA, the following shows how the aids are distributed among the students:

  • Around 44% of the students receive Federal Grant Aid which amounts to at an average of $4,819.

  • 44% of the students receive Pell Grants which amount to an average of around $4,816.

  • Approximately 42% of the students receive state grants at an average of around $7,424.

  •  68% of the students receive institutional grants which amount to an average of  around $5,085.

  • Approximately 37% of the students opt for loans which amount to an average of around $5,511.

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


Financial aid in the form of federal aid is provided to a student, depending on the income of the student or the student’s family. It is segregated into 5 different income types to help determine the appropriate average amount of federal aid you may receive with respect to your family’s income.

For a student who has a family income ranging from $0 - $30,000, the average federal aid provided is $12,011 whereas a student having a family income ranging from $30,001 - $48,000 receives an average of $11,319.

From ranges above $48,001, the average amount starts to lessen comparatively. Family incomes ranging from $48,001  - $75,000 get the benefit of receiving an average aid of US$8,530 while those with an annual income between $75,001 - $110,000 get $4,254. Incomes above $110,000 get an average federal aid of $3,032.

Student Loans for The University of Texas at Arlington (UTA)

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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