Financial Aid

Helping you finance your education

Financial Aid

Helping you finance your education

Financial Aid

Helping you finance your education

Check Your Financial Aid Status Here!

FAFSA Applicants: Your Username is your Social Security Number

Your Password is your six-digit Date of Birth (mmddyy)

WASFA Applicants: Your Username is your 9-digit WASFA User ID.

Your Password is your six-digit Date of Birth (mmddyy)

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2018-2019 FAFSA and WASFA Applications are available NOW!

Applying for Financial Aid

Use this helpful Instruction Sheet for navigating through the financial aid application process:
Priority Deadlines for application completion:
QuarterDue Date
Summer 2018April 1, 2018
Fall 2018April 1, 2018
Winter 2019November 1, 2018
Spring 2019February 1, 2019

The Financial Aid Process

1

Complete Your Application


Complete you Financial Aid Application online by clicking the appropriate application below. Students who are not eligible to file the FAFSA should complete the WASFA.
FAFSA Application

WASFA Application

2

Request for Additional Documentation


Once you complete your FAFSA or WASFA, you will be sent a letter requesting additional documents in order to complete your file. Be sure to return any documentation requested by the Financial Aid Office as soon as possible to ensure maximum funding consideration.
3

Monitor Your Status


Monitor your status on the Financial Aid Portal.

4

Review Award Notification


Once all documentation is received and processed, you will receive notification of your Financial Aid Award via email to your MySVC email account. Award information is also available on your Financial Aid Portal. You do not need to sign and return your award letter.
5

Review Financial Aid Refund Preferences


Ensure you have your financial aid refund preference selected in order to avoid delays in receiving any additional funds left over after your tuition and fees have been covered.
For more information on your refund, please visit the Financial Aid Refunds page

Application Procedures

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at fafsa.gov.
Complete Your FAFSA Application. SVC must be listed with our school code: 003792:
Once you complete your FAFSA, you will be sent a letter asking you to complete additional financial aid documents. Please return it promptly to the Financial Aid Office. You can also view our office’s requests for additional information by logging into the Financial Aid Portal, using your social security number and date of birth.
View requests for additional information by logging into the Financial Aid Portal.
After these initial items are submitted, your file will be reviewed in the order information is received. You can check the status of your file by logging into the Portal. If further clarification or verification is needed, a request for additional information will be sent to your mySVC email account. A financial aid award will not be made until the Financial Aid Office has received all of the items requested.

  • If you have previous college enrollment, request that all copies of your academic transcripts be sent to the Admissions Office.
  • Request an official evaluation of SVC and other transcripts if you have a prior degree or certificate, 1 year or more of postsecondary enrollment at any school, or more than 30 credits from SVC or any school.
  • If you want to apply for a student loan you must first complete the FAFSA and the submit forms requested by the Financial Aid Office
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