Financial Aid

Applying for Aid

FAFSA image with Alma College's school code.

YOU SHOULD FILE A FAFSA EVERY YEAR

Why?

  • The only way to qualify for federal and state grant programs
  • The only way to qualify for federal direct loans including Parent Plus and Grad Plus loans
  • Is required for some Alma College scholarship programs*
FAFSA Opens October 1st
State Deadline to file March 1st

IMPORTANT EXTENSION GRANTED FOR 2022 - 23  MUST FILE BY MAY 1ST

Please see below for important information regarding applying for aid.

*FAFSA filing required for the following Alma Programs: Distinguished Presidential, ACE, Detroit Future, Detroit Promise, Heritage Need Based Award, and STEM.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

MI Student Portal – Select the school you are attending.

MI Scholarship Search Self Service Tool

Grants and Scholarships Available

FAFSA Help Desk 1-800-433-3243

Secure Document Uploader securely submit required documents to our office

Financial Aid Policies and Consumer Information