Which Minnesota colleges receive the most state student aid?


University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and University of Minnesota-Duluth reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among Minnesota schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

The analysis is based on data reported annually to the U.S. Department of Education.

Top Minnesota recipients of state student aid

Rank
School
City
Enrollment
Number receiving aid
Total amount
Average aid per student
1
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Minneapolis
51,579
1,301
$6,623,841
$5,091
2
University of Minnesota-Duluth
Duluth
11,018
686
$3,327,343
$4,850
3
Minnesota State University-Mankato
Mankato
15,165
840
$1,860,422
$2,215
4
Saint Cloud State University
Saint Cloud
15,744
773
$1,505,838
$1,948
5
University of St Thomas
Saint Paul
9,920
305
$1,418,720
$4,652
6
Augsburg University
Minneapolis
3,621
258
$1,324,219
$5,133
7
Hamline University
Saint Paul
3,852
223
$1,155,796
$5,183
8
Winona State University
Winona
8,139
425
$1,124,905
$2,647
9
Gustavus Adolphus College
Saint Peter
2,250
209
$1,048,118
$5,015
10
Bethel University
Saint Paul
4,016
200
$1,022,390
$5,112

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Augsburg University Bethel University Gustavus Adolphus College Hamline University Minnesota State University-Mankato Saint Cloud State University University of Minnesota-Duluth University of Minnesota-Twin Cities University of St Thomas Winona State University

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