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One-Time Student Loan Debt Relief

The Supreme Court issued a decision blocking the Biden-Harris one-time student debt relief plan. Click on the link above to learn about the actions President Biden announced following the decision and find out how this decision impacts you.

In addition, you may qualify for one of the existing Student Loan Forgiveness programs.

Under the Saving on a Valuable Education SAVE Plan, making even periodic or partial payments could lower the amount of interest you accrue each month.



Applying for Financial Aid is Easy

  • To apply for federal student aid, you need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) annually.
  • We strongly encourage you to use the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Data Retrieval Tool when completing your FAFSA.
  • If you have questions or need help, please contact our office.


What types of aid can I get?

There are a lot of options to pay for your education, and knowing what’s out there and what you qualify for can help you make the best financial decisions for your needs.




Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

In addition to meeting other eligibility factors, you must make Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) towards the completion of your degree each year to qualify for financial aid. SAP includes policies regarding your GPA, credit completion, term completion and maximum credit requirements.