The story at private nonprofit institutions

There were 12,999 State Grant recipients in academic year 2015-16 — that’s 24% of all students at private nonprofit institutions.

  • The average State Grant award at private colleges was $4,184.
  • In total, more than $54 million in State Grant awards were made to private college students.

There were 14,435 Pell Grant recipients in Minnesota in academic year 2015-16 — that’s 26% of all students at private nonprofit institutions.

  • The average Pell Grant award at private colleges was $3,852.
  • In total, more than $55.6 million in Pell Grant awards were made to private college students.

Find out about the State Grant story at the 17 institutions of the Minnesota Private College Council: