Financial Aid

Summer Financial Assistance

Your maximum financial aid eligibility for an award year is the equivalent of two full time semesters for fall, spring, and summer.
A full time semester is a total or 12 or more credit hours.

PELL:
You may have remaining Pell Grant eligibility for the summer if:

  • You have not attended two full time semesters equaling 24 credit hours or more in fall and spring semester

Financial Aid Eligibility Calculator
Maximum Pell grant eligibility is two full time semesters which is equivalent to 100% per year and inclusive of fall, spring, and summer.

If you have not attended two full time semesters totaling 100% eligibility during the fall and spring, you could have remaining financial aid Pell grant eligibility to apply towards summer classes.

Note: All eligibility standards apply, e.g. Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP), minimum 6 credit hours for loans.

To calculate your remaining summer eligibility enter your semester hours in the “Enter your semester enrollment”

Credits

Enrollment

12+

Full time

9 to 11

3/4 time

6 to 8

1/2 time

1 to 5

less than 1/2 time

 

Enter your number of credits funded per semester

Fall

Spring

 

  

Summer Eligibility Remaining:  

 

Loans:
You may have remaining Direct Loan eligibility for the summer if:

  • You did not borrow your academic year eligibility in prior semester &
  • Minimum enrollment of 6 credit hours

Maximum yearly loan eligibility:

Dependent Students

  • $3500 Subsidized
  • $4500 Subsidized (Second Year Student)
  • $2000 Unsubsidized

Independent Students

  • $3500 Subsidized
  • $4500 Subsidized (Second Year Student)
  • $6000 Unsubsidized