Eligibility for Financial Aid

To be considered for financial aid, including Federal grants and loans, and institutional grants and scholarships, a student must:

  1. Have graduated from high school or a state recognized home school, or have earned a GED
  2. Be unconditionally admitted to a program leading to a degree or certificate at UAS
  3. If applying for federal need–based assistance, demonstrate financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  4. Maintain satisfactory academic progress in his/her course of study
  5. Not be in default on any federal Title IV loan (Stafford, FSLS or Perkins) or owe a refund on any federal Title IV grant or loan (Pell, FSEOG, SSIG or Perkins)