Average Community College Financial Aid

The national average for percent of students receiving financial aid in community college is approximately 84% (2022).
For public community colleges, the average percent of students receiving financial aid is approximately 81%.
For private community colleges, the average percent of students receiving financial aid is approximately 90%.
% Financial Aid Range: 62% 98% Avg. % Financial Aid: 86%

Average Community College Financial Aid (2022)

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The state with the lowest average community college financial aid is Hawaii, with an average financial aid of 62%. The state with the highest average community college financial aid is Kentucky, with an average financial aid of 98%.