Who Qualifies for Financial Aid

You must meet the criteria listed below to be considered for federal financial aid.

  • You must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Be enrolled in a degree seeking program
  • Have a valid Social Security Number
  • Meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) standards
  • Not be in default on a federal loan or owe a repayment of a federal grant
  • If you are male, you must be registered with Selective Service
  • A federal or state drug conviction can disqualify you for federal student aid