Financial Aid Application Steps

Listed below are the four steps to completing the financial aid process.  If you have questions, please contact the Financial Aid Office at 910.695.3743.

1) Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Summer 2019 Deadline: May 1, 2019
Fall 2019 Deadline: July 11, 2019
FAFSA (and required documentation)
See Deadlines and Disbursements for more detail.
  • School code: 002961
  • Verification: If selected for verification, you will be notified of required documentation by mail or email.
  • FAFSA Assistance: The Financial Aid computer lab is open by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, click the appropriate link below, or contact the Financial Aid Office at 910.695.3743. For your convenience, we have representatives at both the Pinehurst campus and Hoke campus.

Essentials needed for your appointment:

  • Student and one parent (if student is under the age of 24)
  • Federal Student Aid ID and password (if you have already created one)
  • 2016 Taxes and/or W2’s for the 2018-19 FAFSA (summer 2019) or 2017 Taxes and/or W2’s for the 2019-20 FAFSA (fall 2019, spring 2020, summer 2020)
  • Social Security cards
  • Your smart phone for security code retrievals

2) Apply

3) Request Transcripts

  • Request that official high school or GED and any college transcripts be submitted to our Admissions Department.
  • Your high school transcript is required for financial aid awarding.
  • Transcripts must be sent from the originating institution to be accepted as official documentation.

4) Award Letters

Award Letters will be posted on WebAdvisor.

Financial Aid WebAdvisor Instructions