Financial Aid Eligibility

All students who apply for Federal, State, or Institutional financial aid must meet specific requirements: 

  1. Be admitted by the Office of Admissions to a course of study leading to a degree. 
  2. Be enrolled at lest half-time (6 hours or more) for all aid except PELL grants. 
  3. Be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen (except for some Institutional awards). 
  4. Meet the requirements for the satisfactory academic progress policy. 
  5. Not be in default on any federal loan or owe a repayment on any federal or state grants. 
  6. Comply with all federal regulations governing selective service registration. 
  7. Use all funds for educational purposes only. 
  8. Resolve any issues listed on the Student Aid report that result from electronic data matches among various departments within the Federal Government.