The Office of Financial Aid at Reid State is responsible for assisting students with financial help in pursing their educational goals through a combination of available grants, scholarships, work-study, and numerous off-campus agencies making monies available for educational assistance.
Steps to Completing Your Financial Aid File
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Applying for Financial Aid
The FAFSA is the first step in the finanical aid process, and it's important that the form be completed correctly. Many students still file the paper application; however filing the FASFA on the web at fafsa.gov
is much faster. Students are encouraged to use the computer lab in the Student Service Building 400 to file their FASFA. Assistance is available for students having questions or needing help in the submission process. Students are encouraged to make an appointment in a timely manner with the Financial Aid Office if help is need to complete the process Title IV code for RSTC is 005692.
Who is eligible to receive Federal Student Aid?
To be eligible to receive federal student aid, you must meet the certain requirements. You must:
* Be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen
* Have a valid Social Security number
* Comply with Selective Service registration, if required
* Have a high school diploma or a General Education Development (GED) Certificate or pass an approved ability-to-benefit (ATB) test
* Be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a regular student working toward a degree or certificate in an eligible program at a school that participates in the federal student aid programs
* You must not owe a refund on a federal grant or be in default on a federal student loan
* You must have financial need ( except for unsubsidized Stafford Loans)
* You must not have certain drug convictions
Other requirements may apply. Contact Christy Goodwin in the Financial Aid office for more information.
Federal Work Study Positions
Students who are interested in the Federal Work Study Program must apply with Mrs. Christy Goodwin in the Scholarship Office located in the Student Services Building. New applications will only be accepted the first 3 weeks after classes begin. Awarding of positions are based on a first-come, first-serve basis and where positions are available.