Which Florida colleges receive the most federal student aid?


Miami Dade College and Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale reported receiving the most federal financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among Florida 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 Florida recipients of federal student aid

Rank
School
City
Enrollment
Number receiving aid
Total amount
Average aid per student
1
Miami Dade College
Miami
55,206
5,882
$28,669,180
$4,874
2
Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale
19,688
3,908
$16,485,664
$4,218
3
Valencia College
Orlando
44,515
3,275
$14,408,512
$4,400
4
Broward College
Fort Lauderdale
43,700
2,953
$13,078,938
$4,429
5
Florida International University
Miami
55,003
1,960
$9,577,474
$4,886
6
University of Central Florida
Orlando
64,088
1,991
$9,250,853
$4,646
7
University of Florida
Gainesville
52,367
1,757
$9,182,152
$5,226
8
Hillsborough Community College
Tampa
27,061
1,705
$8,088,012
$4,744
9
Florida State University
Tallahassee
41,173
1,585
$7,545,976
$4,761
10
University of South Florida-Main Campus
Tampa
42,861
1,468
$7,177,135
$4,889

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Broward College Florida International University Florida State University Hillsborough Community College Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale Miami Dade College University of Central Florida University of Florida University of South Florida-Main Campus Valencia College

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