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Am I Eligible for Financial Aid?

In order to receive and remain eligible to receive federally funded financial aid, you must:

  • Be a U. S. citizen or eligible non-citizen.
  • Register with Selective Service, if required.
  • Have a valid Social Security number.
  • Have financial need (except for certain types of loans).
  • Be accepted into a degree-seeking or teacher certification program.
  • Be enrolled in school at least half-time (six credit hours per semester for undergraduate students and five credit hours per semester for graduate students).
  • Be making satisfactory academic progress (SAP).
  • Have never been convicted for the possession or sale of illegal drugs, or meet the requirements for those who have had a past drug conviction.
  • Not be in default on a federally funded student loan.
  • Not owe a refund on previously paid federal financial aid.
  • Not have met your aggregate limits for aid programs.
 

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