Financial Aid Packages

Most colleges arrange financial aid packages for students who have financial need. The rules for these packages are based on federal financial aid rules.

To be eligible to receive a student financial aid package, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) a citizen or permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled, accepted for enrollment, or attending at least half-time in an approved postsecondary educational institution.

More Information about Financial Aid

Talk to a counselor or college financial aid office about:

  • sources of financial aid
  • requirements
  • applications
  • application deadlines

Begin 3 to 6 months before the deadline.

You can also review our list of financial aid resources.