State/Federal Aid Commitment

About this Indicator

The state’s commitment to providing need-based aid is measured here by total state need-based aid relative to Pell grant aid. A state’s total Pell grant allocation provides one measure of the magnitude of financial need among college students.

Data Source

National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs. Annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid. National Center for Education Statistics. IPEDS. Finance. Fall Enrollment.