To qualify for free aid (grants and scholarships) or borrow money to pay for college (student loans), you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form.
While grants and scholarships may only be applied toward the cost of tuition, federal financial assistance can be used to cover a wide array of costs while you are in school, including:
You will be notified of your financial aid award via the Financial Aid Award Letter. Your initial award is based on part-time enrollment (6–8 credits). If your enrollment is other than part-time, you should notify our office. Revisions to your financial aid awards will be made at the end of the add/drop period.