金融援助

火博体育官网是 负担得起大学 plus there are many options for financial assistance. 估算你的成本使用我们的 计算器. Then explore the many financial 援助 choices - grants, loans, scholarships, veterans 福利,还有更多——来资助你的教育.

免费申请联邦学生援助(FAFSA)

To get priority consideration for financial 援助, submit your Free Application for 联邦学生援助(FAFSA)在2月1日之前. 火博体育的校号是002484.

Apply early so you can get the best financial 援助 package possible! 一些基金 limited so the earlier you apply, the better your chances of receiving 援助.

今天就申请FAFSA!


你有特殊情况吗?

Although the 2023-2024 FAFSA requires financial information from the 2021 calendar year, 火博体育 understands that sometimes the information reported on the FAFSA may not 准确反映你目前的财务状况.

Such changes may be the result of circumstances beyond your control, and include the following for a student, parent, or student's spouse:

  • 因裁员、休假或疾病而失去工作;
  • Reduction of income due to illness, quarantine 期, or shelter-in-place order;
  • Death of a spouse or parent; or
  • 分居或离婚.
Are you unable to provide parent information on your FAFSA? 

The 2023-2024 FAFSA requires parent information for many students born before January 1, 2000. You may be unable to provide parent information because of unusual circumstances 不受你控制. 

Unusual circumstances may include human trafficking, refugee or asylee status, parental incarceration, parental abandonment, an abusive family environment that threatens the student’s health or safety, or the student being unable to locate their parents. 

If you feel that any of the circumstances above apply to you, please contact the financial 去学校的援助办公室讨论你的选择. 我们理解敏感的本质 在这些情况下.

我们是来帮忙的.


47% of 火博体育 students received grants and scholarships - more than $30 million last 年仅.

大多数援助是:


一般资格要求

To receive financial 援助 from federal and state programs the student must meet the 一般的资格 由美国制定的要求.S. 教育部(一些项目可能有) 额外的标准):

  • Submit the 免费申请联邦学生援助(FAFSA) and complete any related requirements such as, but not limited to, completing the verification process.
  • 做一个U.S. 公民或符合条件的非公民.
  • Demonstrate financial need (if applying for need-based 援助).
  • 努力获得一个合格的学位或证书.
  • Be enrolled in courses required for your declared degree or certificate (audited and 其他非学分课程不适用).
  • Maintain satisfactory academic progress as defined by 火博体育的满意学业进步政策.
  • Not be in default on any loan or owe a 退款 on any grant made under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, at any institution.
  • Show you are qualified to obtain a college education (have high school or equivalent completion, or if enrolled in college before July 1, 2012 there may be alternatives).

接受经济援助

Once you are determined to be eligible for financial 援助, your amounts are calculated 根据您的资格和注册状态. 如果你正在接受多方援助 sources, an 援助 package is created for you, making sure all 援助 fits within your cost 出席的. 如果你的总援助少于你的收费, 付款方式 还有剩余的余额吗. 如果你的援助超过了你的收费 是否有资格获得超额资助的退款. 

财政援助时间表

  • Federal 援助 and scholarships will be officially applied to your 火博体育 balance beginning 开学前两周. 这个过程被称为 支付
  • Student loans and the Missouri A+ program begin the 支付 process one week 在学期开始之前. 
  • If your 援助 is not ready on the first day of 支付 due to any missing items on your To Do list or changes to enrollment your 援助 will disburse on the next business 所有项目完成后的第二天. 如果没有,援助的支付也会延迟 你的课在学期的第一周开始. 
  • 火博体育 will adjust (increase and decrease) Pell Grant awards during our Pell Re计算 期. 火博体育’s Pell Re计算 期 is lined up with 火博体育’s regular sessions 100% 退款 期. After this 期, awarded Pell Grants will not be increased. 强制性的减少 will be made if determined you never attended, dropped a class before the start date 或者要求 回到第四章 计算. These rules may apply to other types of 援助 that require a specific 资格的学时数.
  • After 援助 has disbursed you may use excess 援助 in the 书店 有一个电子书店的信用. 请注意,并非所有的援助都有资格使用 in the 书店, or you may opt out of using 书店 credits. 如果符合条件,你的 书店 credit will be available in the 书店 until the end of the first week 这学期的课程. Any unused 书店 credit funds are then eligible to be 直接退还给学生.
  • Refunds of excess financial 援助 are sent directly to students 14 days after the start 这个术语的. 退款可以通过电子方式收到 直接存款 or a check will be mailed to the mailing address on file. 
  • Refunds are processed once per week after the first 14 days 这个术语的. 如果你要退款 was not ready to be released at the start of the semester it will be released when all To Do list items have been completed and the final amount of the financial 援助 已经计算过了.

准备好开始你的未来?

今天就向火博体育官网申请!