Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)


 

 

 

 

 

Student received federal aid but it was not enough to cover books and fees

Some students have not submitted an appeal regarding the loss of eligibility for further financial assistance; therefore, they have no federal aid to assist them in paying for books and fees for the semester.

 

 

Student received federal aid but it was not enough to cover books and fees

The amount of Federal Pell Grant funds a student may receive over a student’s lifetime is limited by a new federal law to be the equivalent of six years of Pell Grant funding. Because the maximum amount of Pell Grant funding a student receives each year is equal to 100 percent, the new regulations states that a student may receive up to 12 semesters or the six-year equivalent of 600 percent.

 

 

Student is selected for verification and has not provided documentation

Students are required to apply online at www.fafsa.gov if they elect to utilize federal aid to cover the cost of tuition, books and fees. If a student does not complete the online application in a timely manner, they are allowed to complete at a later date, however, they will not have funds secured or authorized to cover books and fees..

 

 

 

 

Student did not complete FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

Students are required to apply online at www.fafsa.gov if they elect to utilize federal aid to cover the cost of tuition, books and fees.  If a student does not complete the online application in a timely manner, they are allowed to complete at a later date, however, they will not have funds secured or authorized to cover books and fees.