Tennessee Independent Colleges
and Universities Association

Private Colleges Serving Tennessee


Sources of Grant Aid for First-Time, Full-Time Students

10-Year Trend (2001- 2011)


In 2010-11 TICUA Institutions granted $66.3 million more in institutional aid to first year, full-time students than in 2001-02.

Source: US Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data Systems (IPEDS) "Student Financial Aid" survey, 2002-2011 (accessed December 2012).

*2005-2006 estimated

Message from TICUA President Claude Pressnell: This message is part of an ongoing series of charts that the Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association will share in the coming months, highlighting the impact of our 34 member campuses. We hope that you will find this information helpful. Please contact us for additional information either by phone at 615-242-6400 or email at research@ticua.org.