$4,906

Avg. Federal Grant

$8,055

Avg. Federal Loan

$12,907,911

Total Aid Awarded

West Liberty University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Students Receiving Aid Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid.

72%

Total Aid Amount Average Total Aid Awarded per year.

$12.908M

Financial Aid Official Website

www.westliberty.edu/financial-aid/

Notably, 96% of the students at West Liberty University get some kind of financial aid every year, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided adds up to around $11,408,593. The total percentage of candidates applying to West Liberty University who receive the Federal Grant is 48%. In comparison, 85% of the students are awarded the Student Grant, 31% get the Institution Grant, and 48% of the applicants receive the Pell Grant. Furthermore, the average aid for the Federal Grant receivers is $5,016, and the same stands at $2,352 for State Grant awardees and $5,416 for Institution Grant recipients. As far as the Pell Grant beneficiaries are concerned, the average aid received stands at $4,556. 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. 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. While grants and scholarship schemes do not require repayment, student loans should be repaid by the applicants within a given period. At WLU, an estimated number of 63% of the applicants choose to go for student loans.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Student Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

46%

State Grant Aid

40%

Institution Grant Aid

32%

Pell Grant

46%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid

$4,906

State Grant Aid

$2,557

Institution Grant Aid

$5,073

Pell Grant

$4,453

Federal Aid based on Family Income

Family Income

Average Federal Aid Per Year

Under $30,000

$10,926

$30,001 - $48,000

$9,135

$48,001 - $75,000

$6,839

$75,001 - $110,000

$5,313

Over $110,000

$5,264

Student Loans for West Liberty University

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.

$9,625/Year

Students Taking Out Loans

70%

Loan Default Rate

9.4%