Federal Pell Grant
The Federal Pell Grant is available to eligible undergraduate students who have not earned a bachelor’s or professional degree. The amount of the Pell Grant can change yearly and is determined by Congress. Students cannot receive the Federal Pell Grant at more than one school at a time. Additionally, the amount of Federal Pell Grant funds that a student can receive over their lifetime is limited by federal law to the equivalent of six full years.
Student’s eligibility is based on the following.
- Financial Need
- Cost of Attendance
- Students status as a full-time, part-time or less than half-time status, and
- Students plans to attend either the full academic year or less
- Meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)