Financial Aid Eligibility

In general, a student must meet the following requirements to qualify for Title IV financial aid:

  • Be a high school graduate or have a GED;
  • Be either a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen;
  • Be enrolled as a regular student in an eligible program;
  • Make satisfactory academic progress in a course of study;
  • Not be in default of any educational loans at any school attended; or, if in default, must have made satisfactory repayment arrangements;
  • Not owe a refund on grants at any school attended;
  • Sign a statement of educational purpose, stating that the student will use federal student aid only for educational purposes;
  • Have a valid social security number.