In order to meet the general student eligibility requirements for all Federal Financial Aid, you must:
    • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year.
    • Have financial need as determined by your FAFSA analysis, except for some loan programs.
    • Have a high school diploma or a General Education Development (GED) Certificate.
    • Be working toward completion of a degree or certificate.
    • Be a U.S. Citizen or eligible non-citizen.
    • Have a valid Social Security Number.
    • Make satisfactory academic progress.
    • Sign a statement of educational purpose and a certification statement on over-payment default found on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
    • Register with the Selective Service, if required.


    FastWEB (scholarship search)
    Mapping Your Future
    MDHE (State Aid)
    SmartStudent Financial Aid Guide
    Federal Student Aid Information Center:  800-4FED-AID or 800-433-3243