Types of Aid

Grants

Grants are considered gift aid (no repayment required) and are awarded to students showing the greatest financial need.

Scholarships

Scholarships are considered gift aid (no repayment required) and are usually awarded based on merit or criteria established by the donor.

Employment

Work-Study is a federal student aid program that provides part-time employment while you are enrolled in school to help pay your educational expenses.

Loans

Loans are considered borrowed aid and must be paid back, usually with interest.