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College Is Within Your Reach
Financial Aid Services

College Is Within Your Reach
Financial Aid Services

Financial Aid

As an NWACC student, you'll have access to a variety of financial aid sources to help you pay for college expenses. Financial aid can come from federal, state, school and private sources. Learn more by viewing the information listed below.

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Apply for Aid

Now is the time to submit your free application for federal student aid (FAFSA). Follow our guide on how to apply for financial aid.  

Apply for Aid

Types of Aid

NWACC participates in most federal and state aid programs and offers institutional financial aid programs.

Types of Aid

Deadlines

Each semester, there are various deadlines you must meet in order to apply and maintain your financial aid award.

Deadlines

Maintain Eligibility

Once you have been awarded federal aid, there are several things you need to do to maintain eligibility.

Maintain Eligibility

Cost & Fees

Paying for college can cost less than you think. Use cost estimates to give you an idea of how much to expect to pay.

Cost & Fees

Forms & Policies

Access the financial aid refund policy and forms such as financial reconsideration, dependency override, student loan change and more. 

Forms & Policies

Financial Aid Tips

To do:

  • Apply for financial aid early — don't procrastinate   
  • Take your time completing the FAFSA
  • Ask enrollment support staff for help with FAFSA questions
  • Complete and submit verification documents early
  • Make copies of your documents

Staff Assisting a Student

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