Financial Aid

Financial Aid Statistical Information

 Fiscal Year 2015

Historical Data

TOTAL AID RECEIVED (All Sources) HCT Dollars % of Students
All Aid Sources (Unduplicated HCT) 4894 $46,140,586 83.43%
Need-Based Aid (Unduplicated HCT) 3523 $22,700,647 60.06%
Total Enrollment (Degree Seeking Students) 5866
TOTAL SCHOLARSHIPS / GRANTS (All Sources) HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Scholarships/Grants (Unduplicated HCT) 4171 $22,879,817 71.10%
Average Scholarships/Grants Per Recipient $5,485
Total Scholarships (All Sources) $8,984,608
Total Grants (All Sources) $13,895,209
FEDERAL PELL GRANT HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Federal Pell Grants Received 2628 $10,099,357 44.80%
Average Pell Award Per Recipient $3,843
Total Students Eligible for Full Pell (0 EFC) /Avg Award 1559
Total FT Students (Full Year) Receiving Full Pell/Award 828
OTHER FEDERAL GRANTS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Other Federal Grants 617 $1,115,685 10.52%
Federal SEOG 338 $142,931
Federal ACG 0 $0
Federal SMART Grant 0 $0
Federal Armed Forces/Veterans Benefits 162 $626,858
Federal TEACH 9 $11,322
Workforce Investment Act (WIA) 25 $64,444
Trade Readjustment Act (TRA) 9 $74,522
Federal Other 74 $195,608
STATE of MISSOURI SCHOL/GRANTS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total State Grants (Number of Awards) 1743 $2,783,667 29.71%
Access Missouri Grant Program 1441 $1,873,500
College Guarantee Grant 0 $0
Charles Gallager Grant 0 $0
A Plus Program 25 $86,635
Higher Ed Academic Sch (Bright Flight) 36 $103,500
Public Service Employee’s Survivor Grants 1 $2,411
Marguerite Ross Barnett Scholarship 0 $0
Missouri Teacher Education Scholarship 0 $0
Missouri Minority Teacher Education Scholarship 0 $0
Vietnam Veteran Survivor Grant 0 $0
Gear Up 0 $0
Kids Chance 0 $0
Robert Byrd Scholarship 0 $0
Vocational Rehabilitation 162 $445,824
Other State Grants 78 $271,797
WESTERN UNDERGRAD SCHOLARSHIPS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Undergraduate Scholarships 2025 $6,701,048 34.52%
Need-Based Scholarships 222 $283,524
Merit Based Scholarships 1551 $4,547,043
Athletic Scholarships 252 $1,870,481
Other 0 $0
WESTERN GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Graduate Scholarships 70 $182,464 1.19%
Need-Based Scholarships 2 $1,400
Merit Based Scholarships 55 $95,057
Athletic Scholarships 13 $86,007
Other 0 $0
PRIVATE SCHOLARSHIPS / GRANTS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Private Scholarships / Grants 599 $1,997,596 10.21%
TUITION WAIVERS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Tuition Waivers (Unduplicated HCT) 196 $393,988 3.34%
Graduate Tuition and Fee Waivers 21 $50,638
Undergraduate Tuition and Fee Waivers 175 $343,350
Average Waiver Per Recipient $2,010
LOAN FUNDS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Loan Funds (Unduplicated HCT) 3158 $21,279,330 53.84%
Federal Stafford Subsidized 2467 $8,611,237
Federal Stafford Unsubsidized 2497 $10,704,078
Federal PLUS 177 $1,155,273
Federal Perkins 125 $253,216
Alternative Loan Programs 93 $573,526
Health Professional (HPSL) 0 $0
Nursing (NSL) 0 $0
Average Borrowed Per Recipient $6,744
STUDENT EMPLOYMENT HCT Dollars % of Students
Federal Work-Study 353 $447,738 6.02%
Institutional Employment (Need Based) 0 $0
Institutional Employment (Non-Need Based) 739 $1,121,713 12.60%