Applying for Financial Aid

SAIC Financial Aid Instructions

Some types of financial assistance are limited in funding, so the earlier you apply, the better. SAIC begins issuing financial aid awards for eligible students in January each year.

成人短视频Suggested Priority Deadline for SAIC

2020-21 Award Year (beginning with Summer 2020)

  • December 1, 2019, for Undergraduate Illinois Residents (due to State Aid deadlines)
  • January 1, 2020, for all other students.

2021-22 Award Year (beginning with Summer 2021)

  • December 1, 2020, for Undergraduate Illinois Residents (due to State Aid deadlines)
  • January 1, 2021, for all other students.

 

(FAFSA) Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Available October 1 before each school year

To apply for federal and state aid, as well as SAIC's need-based aid, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year. Students and parents should work together to complete the FAFSA at you can:

  • Learn how to fill out the FAFSA
  • View state deadlines
  • Find worksheets - Students and families may want to complete the FAFSA On The Web (FOTW) worksheet before inputting the information online.
  • Learn who is eligible for aid
  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to apply for financial aid for college or grad school - Once the FAFSA is submitted online, SAIC will receive an electronic copy from the federal government, as long as the school code (001753) was included.
  • Learn when and how your aid will be paid out
  • Make corrections to your FAFSA - review and submit corrections within five days to ensure accurate financial aid estimates.

 

Helpful Information and Tools

 to sign your FAFSA. It is your digital signature used for signing the FAFSA each year, as well as loan applications, online counseling sessions and other financial aid documents. You can also use it to access your financial history and information at the , , and .

as part of a formula to determine the amount of financial assistance to be provided to the student for their education. Although implied by the name, the EFC is not what is expected for the family to pay; it is an index used to determine aid eligibility.

成人短视频SAIC will receive an electronic copy of your FAFSA for processing (remember to list SAIC's school code 001753) once you have submitted. You will receive an email confirmation that your FAFSA has been processed within 5 days. You must review and submit any corrections at fafsa.gov within five days to ensure accurate financial aid estimates.

All degree-seeking students will be sent an official Award Letter packet outlining financial aid options and the next steps required in the process. Typically, the award is based on full-time enrollment/standard enrollment for the program; any deviation from that condition will, most likely, result in a change in the financial aid award and requires notification from the student to Student Financial Services. Most aid sources require the student to be enrolled at least half-time. See the Adjusting Your Aid for Enrollment成人短视频 page for additional details.

If you need to make corrections to your FAFSA they should be made within five days to ensure accurate financial aid estimates.