Financial Aid

Steps to Applying for Financial Aid

Need help paying for college? You may be eligible for Financial Aid! Just follow the steps below and you will be on your way.

Things to keep in mind (the "fine print"); You must apply for Financial Aid each academic year; We recommend that you complete this process by May 1st (which is the deadline for a PHEAA state grant); If you cannot make this deadline, in order to process your application in a timely fashion, you should complete this process by June 30th; and last but not least, you must be enrolled in a diploma, certificate, or degree program to be considered for financial aid.


Step 1 - Complete the FAFSA
After October 1st, go to to submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application. Please note: It is recommended you use the IRS data retrieval process when completing your FAFSA.

Federal School Code 006811

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Step 2 - Review the FAFSA
After submitting your FAFSA, you will receive your Student Aid Report. This report is important so be sure to look it over for accuracy.
Step 3 - Check WedAdvisor
Log into WebAdvisor to review your financial aid status. Submit the documents requested.