Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

University of Georgia (UGA) 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


Notably, 97% of the students at University of Georgia get some kind of financial aid every year, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided adds up to around $59,345,880. At UG, the total percentage of applicants who receive the Federal Grant stands at 17%. Meanwhile, 95% of the applicants receive the Student Grant and 32% are awarded the Institution Grant, while 17% of the students get the Pell Grant. Furthermore, the average aid for the Federal Grant receivers is $5,112, and the same stands at $8,868 for State Grant awardees and $6,925 for Institution Grant recipients. As far as the Pell Grant beneficiaries are concerned, the average aid received stands at $4,522. The annual family income of the applicants is also considered for determining the total financial assistance that they will be eligible for. Apart from financial grants and scholarships, candidates can also avail of monetary benefits like student loans to fund 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. Every year, around 30% of the applicants to University of Georgia 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 University of Georgia (UGA)

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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