Financial Aid Eligibility

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What is Cost of Attendance (COA)?
What is Cost of Attendance (COA)? Your Cost of Attendance (COA) is the amount it will cost you to go to school. CSU-Global calculates your COA to show your total cost for the academic year (i.e. two trimesters - four terms).  The cost of at...
Do I qualify for Financial Aid?
In order to qualify for Federal Financial Aid (federal loans and grants), a student must meet the following requirements: Have a valid FAFSA on file ( www.fafsa.ed.gov ) Be enrolled in a degree program or eligible certificate program (Non-degree ...
Do I qualify for Pell grant?
Some undergraduate  students that do not have a prior Bachelor's degree may be eligible for a Pell Grant . This is determined by your FAFSA results each year based on financial need and expected family contribution (EFC) . Specific P...
Financial Aid Quick Reference Guide
Financial Aid Quick Reference Guide
Can I use Financial Aid if my employer pays tuition?
Students are able to accept financial aid while utilizing the employer reimbursement benefit.  Please note that some employers will deny reimbursement claims if student loans are used to cover tuition. It is best to check with your employer f...
Why am I a dependent student?
The Department of Education considers any student under the age of 24 of dependent age, unless they meet certain eligibility requirements. The Federal Financial Aid program expects a student’s education to be the responsibility of both a stude...
Why don’t I have Pell Grant in Spring?
Why is my Pell Grant different in the Spring? As of July 1, 2017, the Department of Education adjusted the amount of Pell grant that you can receive in a FAFSA year (July 1 - June 30), allowing you to receive additional Pell funds even if you...
Pell Grant Eligibility
Pell Grant Eligibility The Federal Pell Grant is awarded to undergraduate students attempting their 1st bachelor's degree who demonstrate "financial need" by meeting several criteria. Financial need, and Pell Grant availability,...