How do I get started?
What will it cost?
How do I know if I can get financial aid?
Read about financial aid eligibility requirements to see if you qualify to receive financial aid.
What kind of funding can I get?
What do I need to do to keep receiving financial aid?
Staying in good academic standing and maintaining “satisfactory academic progress” is important in keeping your financial aid.
Where can I get additional information?
Check out these online resources for important information on financial aid, college preparation, and planning.
What if I need help?
The Financial Aid Office is here to assist you.
How can I check the status of my financial aid?
Check your status in the Laker Hub by selecting "Status and Documents" from the Financial Aid menu. It's quick and easy!
2016-17 FAFSA Available January 1
Submit your 2016-17 FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov on or soon after January 1 in order to maximize financial aid eligibility for 2016-17 school year, which begins with the Fall 2016 term.
Financial Aid in the Laker Hub
You can now check the status of your FAFSA application and documents in the Laker Hub. Simply log in, and click on "Status and Documents" from the Financial Aid menu. Awards can also be viewed there.
Check Your Laker Mail!
Important financial aid updates and information is being sent to your Laker Mail. Be sure to check it regularly!
Get Your Refund Faster!
Sign up for Direct Deposit! Log in to the Laker Hub, click on Student Refunds-Bank Info under the Financial Information menu, and enter your info.
8/25/15 - Fall Semester Begins
9/18/15 - Pell Refunds of Credit Issued
10/2/15 - Loan Refunds of Credit Issued
10/20/15 - Fall Bills Due in Full
12/4/15 - Final Day to Request Fall Loan
12/14/15 - Fall Semester Ends
1/1/16 - 2016-17 FAFSA Available