Pell Grant

The Federal Pell Grant is a federally funded program based on need as determined by FAFSA. The amount of the actual grant is based upon information you submit on the FAFSA.

General eligibility requirements:

  • Need-based program - based on FAFSA data
  • Must be enrolled in degree or approved certificate program
  • Must be U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen
  • Meet SAP (Satisfactory Academic Progress)
  • Not in default of student loan or owe a federal repayment