Eligibility

Important Information

Things you need to know:

  • You must be accepted into a program and your admissions file must be complete to be eligible for federal financial aid.
     
  • In order to receive Financial Aid:
     
    1. You must be a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen.
       
    2. You must be making satisfactory academic progress.
       
    3. You cannot have a defaulted loan or owe a repayment on any previous financial aid award.
       
    4. All male students (ages 18-25) must register with the Selective Service.
       
  • For further information regarding the satisfactory academic progress standards, and your rights and responsibilities, click here.
     
  • You will receive a refund check, at your mailing address, if your PELL or SEOG award exceeds the amount of your total charges (tuition, fees, etc.).
     

If you have questions about completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the HOPE Grant/Scholarship or about your financial aid file, contact the Student Financial Services Office at:

DeKalb Campus
495 North Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, GA  30021
Phone: (404) 297-9522 ext. 1107
Fax: (404) 294-6290

or

Newton Campus
16200 Alcovy Jersey Road
Covington, GA  30014
Phone: (770) 786-9522 ext. 1107
Fax: (770) 784-2475