The Harris-Stowe State University Office of Financial Assistance makes every effort to help each student receive the maximum amount of financial aid possible. Harris-Stowe is proud that around 90 percent of its students receive financial aid. This office helps to administer various awards and scholarships from sources such as the Board of Regents, gifts from alumni, faculty, community organizations and other friends of the university. MORE>>
The mission of the Office of Financial Assistance is to assist in providing access to all financial information and services/resources that are available to eligible prospective and current students that may assist in making attending the University affordable. The Office, to the fullest extent possible, strives to provide high quality service, exercise good stewardship over funds, and maintain an environment that respects the confidentiality of the information it receives.
When applying for financial assistance, students will need the school code. The code for Harris-Stowe State University is 002466. To fill out a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), visit http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
Expected Family Contribution
The expected family contribution (EFC) is utilized to determine federal student aid eligibility. The lower the EFC a student receives, the higher the student’s federal aid eligibility.
A new federal regulation affecting new borrowers limits the time period during which you can receive Direct Subsidized loans to 150 percent of the standard length of the program in which you are enrolled. MORE>>
These interest rates are effective for loans with a first disbursement on or after July 1, 2013.
It’s that time of year again to renew your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.ed.gov for the 2014-2015 academic school year.