Financial Aid

Financial Aid Statistical Information

Fiscal Year 2016

Historical Data

TOTAL AID RECEIVED (All Sources) HCT Dollars % of Students
All Aid Sources (Unduplicated HCT) 4415 $41,512,513 86.23%
Need-Based Aid (Unduplicated HCT) 3151 $20,302,846 61.54%
Total Enrollment (Degree Seeking Students) 5120
TOTAL SCHOL/GRANTS (All Sources) HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Scholarships/Grants (Unduplicated HCT) 3739 $21,657,352 73.03%
Average Scholarships/Grants Per Recipient $5,792
Total Scholarships (All Sources) $8,861,426
Total Grants (All Sources) $12,795,926
FEDERAL PELL GRANT HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Federal Pell Grants Received 2310 $8,940,827 45.12%
Average Pell Award Per Recipient $3,870
Total Students Eligible for Full Pell (0 EFC) /Avg Award 1287 $4,458
Total FT Students (Full Year) Receiving Full Pell/Award 698 $5,775
OTHER FEDERAL GRANTS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Other Federal Grants (Number of Awards) 526 $978,551 10.27%
Federal SEOG 321 $149,104
Federal ACG 0 $0
Federal SMART Grant 0 $0
Federal Armed Forces/Veterans Benefits 140 $642,031
Federal TEACH 5 $9,881
Workforce Investment Act (WIA) 20 $65,530
Trade Readjustment Act (TRA) 7 $42,318
Federal Other 33 $69,687
STATE of MISSOURI SCHOL/GRANTS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total State Grants (Number of Awards) 1639 $2,993,548 32.01%
Access Missouri Grant Program 1367 $2,131,900
College Guarantee Grant 0 $0
Charles Gallager Grant 0 $0
A Plus Program 3 $8,933
Higher Ed Academic Sch (Bright Flight) 39 $114,000
Public Service Employee’s Survivor Grants 2 $10,411
Marguerite Ross Barnett Scholarship 0 $0
Missouri Teacher Education Scholarship 0 $0
Missouri Minority Teacher Education Scholarship 1 $3,000
Vietnam Veteran Survivor Grant 0 $0
Gear Up 0 $0
Kids Chance 0 $0
Robert Byrd Scholarship 0 $0
Vocational Rehabilitation 155 $468,767
Other State Grants 72 $256,537
MISSOURI WESTERN UNDERGRAD SCHOLARSHIPS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Undergraduate Scholarships (Number of Awards) 2058 $7,123,943 40.20%
Need-Based Scholarships 259 $343,414
Merit Based Scholarships 1559 $4,903,947
Athletic Scholarships 240 $1,876,582
Other 0 $0
MISSOURI WESTERN GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Graduate Scholarships (Number of Awards) 50 $79,307 0.98%
Need-Based Scholarships 4 $3,845
Merit Based Scholarships 44 $58,837
Athletic Scholarships 2 $16,625
Other 0 $0
PRIVATE SCHOLARSHIPS / GRANTS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Private Scholarships / Grants (Number of Awards) 555 $1,541,176 10.84%
TUITION WAIVERS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Tuition Waivers (Unduplicated HCT) 193 $479,112 3.77%
Graduate Tuition and Fee Waivers 39 $186,728
Undergraduate Tuition and Fee Waivers 154 $292,384
Average Waiver Per Recipient $2,482
LOAN FUNDS HCT Dollars % of Students
Total Loan Funds (Unduplicated HCT) 2759 $18,911,257 53.89%
Federal Stafford Subsidized 2072 $7,333,311
Federal Stafford Unsubsidized 2160 $9,499,939
Federal PLUS 209 $1,294,102
Federal Perkins 0 $0
Alternative Loan Programs 122 $783,905
Health Professional (HPSL) 0 $0
Nursing (NSL) 0 $0
Average Borrowed Per Recipient $6,854
STUDENT EMPLOYMENT HCT Dollars % of Students
Federal Work-Study 311 $464,792 6.07%
Institutional Employment (Need Based) 0 $0 0.00%
Institutional Employment (Non-Need Based) 665 $1,271,246 12.99%