$4,311

Avg. Federal Grant

$4,341

Avg. Federal Loan

$3,686,053

Total Aid Awarded

Windward Community College Financial Aid and Scholarships

Students Receiving Aid Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid.

31%

Total Aid Amount Average Total Aid Awarded per year.

$3.686M

Financial Aid Official Website

https://windward.hawaii.edu/financial_aid/index.fasfa.php

As many as 68% of the students at WCC get some sort of financial aid, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided is more than $1,008,683 in a year. The total percentage of candidates applying to Windward Community College who receive the Federal Grant is 46%. In comparison, 61% of the students are awarded the Student Grant, 53% get the Institution Grant, and 46% of the applicants receive the Pell Grant. While the Federal Grant awardees receive an average aid of $4,475, the State Grant receivers and Institution Grant beneficiaries get $927 and $1,586, respectively. And, for the Pell Grant awardees, the average aid amount is $3,839. The annual family income of a candidate is one of the key factors in determining their total eligibility for financial aid. 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. Every year, around 13% of the applicants to Windward Community College opt for student loans.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Student Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

53%

State Grant Aid

10%

Institution Grant Aid

45%

Pell Grant

53%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid

$4,311

State Grant Aid

$1,728

Institution Grant Aid

$1,775

Pell Grant

$4,251

Federal Aid based on Family Income

Family Income

Average Federal Aid Per Year

Under $30,000

$6,147

$30,001 - $48,000

$5,693

$48,001 - $75,000

$3,850

$75,001 - $110,000

$333

Over $110,000

$550

Student Loans for Windward Community College

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.

$4,341/Year

Students Taking Out Loans

15%

Loan Default Rate

17.7%