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Who is eligible for federal aid?
Here is a list of basic criteria you must meet to be eligible for federal aid.
How much Federal Student Aid will I receive?
This depends on your financial need.
Financial need is determined by your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) and your college’s Cost of Attendance (COA)
EFC is calculated using financial information report on FAFSA.
COA is tuition, fees, room & board, transportation and personal expenses.
Can I estimate how much Federal Aid I will receive?
Enter financial information to receive an estimate
Click on pay for college and then select EFC Calculator
$5,500 combined total for 1st year student.
$6,500 combined total for 2nd year student.
$7,500 combined total for 3rd year and beyond student.
If parents are DENIED for Parent PLUS loan student may receive additional Unsubsidized Direct Loan up to an additional $4000.
What will I need to apply for Federal Aid?
See "7 Things You Need Before You Fill Out the FAFSA" for more information.
How do I apply for Federal Aid?
Where can I get more information?
Check out these resources for parents from Federal Student Aid.