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Table 389. Average amount of financial aid awarded to full-time, full-year undergraduates, by type and source of aid and selected student characteristics: 2007-08
[Standard errors appear in parentheses]
Selected student
characteristic
Any aid Grants Loans Work study
Total1 Federal2 Nonfederal Total Federal Nonfederal Total3 Federal3 Nonfederal Total4
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
All full-time, full-
   year undergraduates
$12,860 (98) $8,100 (51) $8,040 (89) $7,190 (72) $3,690 (18) $6,390 (80) $9,470 (76) $7,050 (55) $7,760 (111) $2,260 (26)
Sex                                        
Male 12,950 (140) 8,220 (91) 8,170 (109) 7,230 (95) 3,720 (30) 6,410 (98) 9,660 (116) 7,180 (92) 7,980 (165) 2,330 (38)
Female 12,790 (114) 8,020 (56) 7,950 (112) 7,150 (84) 3,680 (24) 6,380 (100) 9,340 (85) 6,970 (58) 7,600 (131) 2,210 (33)
                                         
Race/ethnicity                                        
White 12,990 (126) 8,080 (70) 8,420 (114) 7,150 (91) 3,520 (26) 6,590 (99) 9,780 (97) 7,150 (77) 8,090 (126) 2,250 (33)
Black 13,560 (166) 8,970 (111) 7,320 (162) 7,100 (141) 3,840 (46) 5,990 (170) 8,900 (150) 6,990 (114) 6,770 (218) 2,160 (64)
Hispanic 11,470 (196) 7,390 (104) 6,670 (175) 6,610 (115) 3,790 (35) 5,200 (131) 8,950 (206) 6,670 (130) 7,130 (323) 2,330 (82)
Asian 12,740 (284) 7,470 (180) 8,410 (251) 8,840 (241) 3,980 (54) 7,400 (255) 8,720 (248) 6,860 (220) 7,670 (450) 2,400 (99)
American Indian/
   Alaska Native
10,980 (785) 7,710 (519) 6,380 (645) 6,710 (598) 4,160 (322) 5,110 (597) 8,100 (598) 6,620 (500) 6,340 (863) 1,650 (256)
Pacific Islander 13,560 (897) 8,980 (713) 7,790 (734) 6,300 (520) 3,450 (240) 5,600 (620) 11,160 (696) 8,470 (589) 8,570 (659) 2,460 (244)
Other 12,530 (1,240) 7,890 (594) 8,350 (1,165) 7,560 (1,112) 3,490 (304) 7,070 (1,155) 7,340 (742) 5,690 (492) (†) (†)
Two or more races 13,860 (393) 8,610 (231) 8,480 (350) 8,270 (335) 3,950 (128) 7,140 (343) 8,950 (342) 6,930 (257) 7,510 (530) 2,380 (103)
                                         
Age                                        
15 to 23 years old 13,150 (112) 7,880 (59) 8,600 (100) 7,760 (82) 3,760 (19) 6,890 (88) 9,580 (93) 7,040 (69) 8,130 (134) 2,240 (26)
24 to 29 years old 12,290 (154) 9,140 (109) 5,750 (132) 5,200 (110) 3,570 (50) 3,750 (127) 9,290 (128) 7,150 (82) 6,750 (219) 2,430 (114)
30 years old or over 11,250 (176) 8,480 (134) 5,400 (155) 4,900 (90) 3,500 (53) 3,620 (120) 8,960 (167) 7,040 (104) 6,390 (253) 2,470 (136)
                                         
Marital status                                        
Not married5 13,040 (104) 8,060 (55) 8,270 (92) 7,410 (75) 3,730 (18) 6,580 (82) 9,520 (86) 7,060 (61) 7,950 (120) 2,260 (26)
Married 11,130 (176) 8,290 (129) 5,790 (157) 5,020 (117) 3,370 (64) 4,170 (140) 9,060 (162) 7,000 (104) 6,330 (263) 2,410 (124)
Separated 12,090 (351) 9,130 (276) 4,920 (267) 5,060 (164) 3,800 (95) 3,130 (224) 8,980 (304) 6,910 (168) 5,990 (472) 1,720 (290)
                                         
Dependency status and
     family income
                                       
Dependent 13,280 (120) 7,840 (65) 8,770 (103) 7,880 (88) 3,740 (21) 7,010 (91) 9,690 (97) 7,080 (74) 8,290 (140) 2,230 (26)
Less than $20,000 12,990 (210) 8,120 (103) 6,860 (177) 8,680 (151) 4,570 (28) 5,990 (161) 7,020 (151) 5,650 (117) 5,860 (270) 2,210 (65)
$20,000-$39,999 13,910 (224) 7,980 (123) 7,930 (168) 8,650 (153) 3,760 (29) 6,740 (149) 8,020 (219) 6,230 (153) 6,510 (221) 2,160 (70)
$40,000-$59,999 13,420 (213) 7,180 (135) 8,930 (216) 7,550 (166) 2,390 (42) 7,030 (168) 9,190 (216) 6,590 (155) 7,880 (447) 2,250 (48)
$60,000-$79,999 12,790 (226) 7,160 (148) 9,120 (206) 7,100 (202) 1,630 (228) 7,090 (201) 9,770 (170) 6,930 (151) 8,290 (229) 2,300 (68)
$80,000-$99,999 13,450 (294) 7,720 (163) 9,870 (289) 7,640 (277) (†) 7,620 (275) 10,660 (222) 7,530 (167) 9,070 (249) 2,220 (79)
$100,000 or more 13,090 (199) 8,490 (178) 9,430 (156) 7,390 (142) 2,930 (845) 7,370 (143) 11,810 (187) 8,560 (177) 9,870 (254) 2,280 (57)
Independent 11,690 (114) 8,700 (73) 5,630 (99) 5,330 (68) 3,620 (31) 3,970 (85) 8,940 (96) 7,000 (57) 6,420 (147) 2,430 (80)
Less than $10,000 12,520 (198) 9,360 (116) 5,570 (161) 6,280 (105) 4,140 (37) 4,180 (127) 8,470 (146) 6,950 (96) 6,040 (239) 2,380 (100)
$10,000-$19,999 11,530 (219) 8,660 (126) 5,220 (201) 4,950 (120) 3,280 (49) 3,730 (176) 8,590 (193) 7,000 (116) 6,020 (306) 2,680 (198)
$20,000-$29,999 11,630 (266) 8,390 (170) 5,790 (288) 5,120 (171) 3,680 (60) 3,610 (213) 9,150 (272) 6,800 (146) 7,140 (498) 2,480 (258)
$30,000-$49,999 10,860 (233) 8,210 (179) 5,130 (179) 3,930 (115) 2,510 (76) 3,430 (160) 9,120 (204) 7,130 (134) 5,950 (318) 2,280 (231)
$50,000 or more 10,770 (324) 7,680 (226) 6,900 (327) 4,710 (245) (†) 4,790 (235) 10,250 (376) 7,220 (163) 7,450 (440) 2,210 (306)
                                         
Housing status                                        
School-owned 17,450 (206) 9,200 (122) 11,560 (174) 10,320 (153) 4,040 (41) 9,350 (154) 10,670 (173) 7,700 (135) 9,180 (240) 2,120 (36)
Off-campus, not with
     parents
11,910 (110) 8,290 (63) 6,700 (103) 5,950 (79) 3,600 (30) 5,010 (89) 9,320 (92) 7,080 (62) 7,260 (151) 2,430 (53)
With parents 8,670 (127) 6,150 (85) 5,250 (115) 5,360 (84) 3,640 (33) 4,060 (99) 7,710 (155) 5,730 (107) 6,710 (198) 2,600 (82)
Attended more than
     one institution
11,280 (153) 7,670 (107) 6,750 (149) 5,960 (120) 3,480 (38) 5,210 (145) 8,770 (130) 6,690 (111) 6,860 (156) 2,140 (67)
†Not applicable.
‡Reporting standards not met (too few cases for a reliable estimate).
1 Includes students who reported they were awarded aid, but did not specify the source or type of aid.
2 Includes Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Defense benefits.
3 Includes Parent Loans for Undergraduate Students (PLUS).
4 Details on federal and nonfederal work-study participants are not available.
5 Includes students who were single, divorced, or widowed.
NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding and because some students receive multiple types of aid and aid from different sources. Full-time, full-year undergraduates were enrolled full time for 9 or more months at one or more institutions. Data include undergraduates in degree-granting and non-degree-granting institutions. Data include Puerto Rico. Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity. Data have been revised from previously published figures.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, 2007-08 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:08). (This table was prepared July 2013.)
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