Your Financial Aid Officer will discuss financing options for your selected program. As an accredited institution, and an institution under agreement with the U.S. Department of Education, the College is eligible to participate in a variety of student financial aid programs. You can calculate the estimated cost of attendance using our Net Price Calculator.
Cost of attendance (or financial aid budget) is a combination of direct expenses (such as tuition and fees) and indirect expenses (such as books and personal expenses) that a student will have. To view your cost of attendance based on your campus and program, please click here.
Types of Financial Aid
Students of all ages and backgrounds who qualify may be eligible for a variety of financial aid programs and payment options including:
- Federal student loans
- Federal PELL and SEOG grants
- Eligible State-based grant programs
- Work-study on-campus employment (Applies to Allied Health programs only)
- Private educational loans
- Military veteran educational benefits (ex: Post-9/11 G.I. Bill®)*
*GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill. The Falls Church, Hartford, Cincinnati, Cleveland, St. Louis, and Chesapeake Arizona College of Nursing campuses are not approved to train eligible Veterans and their dependents.
How to Apply for Financial Aid
The first step in determining your eligibility for specific financial aid programs is to complete the FAFSA, or the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. If you need help along the way, your financial aid representative will be available to answer questions or provide guidance.
Use school code: 031150-00
Next Steps: The Financial Aid Award
After you’ve submitted the FAFSA and other necessary forms, you’ll soon receive an award letter, which contains the financial aid options, including grant and loan amounts, available to you. After discussing these possibilities with your family and financial aid representative, you can decide what to accept.