Welcome to the Office of University Scholarships and Financial Aid website! This is an excellent source of information to guide you through the financial aid process.
The Scholarship Gateway is now open for the 2017-18 academic year! Be sure to check and see which scholarship you might be eligible for. To access the Scholarship Gateway, click here.
If you are a prospective student and are interested in applying for the Presidential Campus Enrichment Grant (PCEG) or the New Horizons Scholarship (College of Business), please submit your application through the Applicant Guest Account.
FAFSA 2017-2018 - The new FAFSA became available on October 1st and the priority deadline was January 15, 2017, although application the application is still open and will be till the end of spring 2018. Access the FAFSA here. Be aware that the 2017 -2018 FAFSA will use the tax information from the 'prior-prior year', which means the same tax information you entered for 2016-2017. If you are able, make sure to use the IRS Date Retrieval Tool (DRT) to ensure that the tax information corresponds with the previously entered date, as this saves essential time in your application process. Please visit studentaid.ed.gov/sa/resources/irs-drt-text for more information. For more information about the new FAFSA, click here.
FAFSA 2016-2017 - Although the priority deadline has passed, you can still apply for Federal aid all the way to end of the spring semester of 2017.
Attention Graduate Students: You must be enrolled in at least 5 credits to use Federal Direct Student Loans. If you will be less than 5 credits, we will not be able to process your loans. Please notify us if this is the case. In addition, we need to know if your enrollment will be less than 9 credits so we can adjust your loan amount accordingly. Please notify us of your enrollment by emailing at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Need to change your financial aid? Email our office at email@example.com.
FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act We will not release your financial aid or billing information to anyone, including your parents, without a FERPA pass code. After you have accepted the admissions offer, you may set up this code by logging into Hokie SPA and selecting "FERPA."
Use our Financial Aid Estimator to help you estimate your eligibility.
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You do not have to wait for an admissions decision before starting to apply for Financial Aid.
To apply for financial aid at Virginia Tech follow the steps below:
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More steps in Applying for Financial Aid
Make sure your financial aid is received without delay by following the steps below.
More steps in Receiving Financial Aid
The Scholarship Gateway is now open for the 2017-18 academic year! You may access the Scholarship Gateway here.
See the Scholarship Handout for scholarship tips and deadlines:
YouTube video showing how the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) gives you access to grants, loans and work-study jobs that can help fund your education. (You can also visit StudentAid.gov/FAFSA to learn more.)
Learn about the steps, the deadlines, the forms, and a lot of the details students and families need to know.
Hokie SPA (Student Personal Access) is a tool for students, faculty, and staff that allows you to view academic, financial, and other pertinent information about your relationship with Virginia Tech. The tutorials in this guide were created to help you understand the resources and functionality available to you in Hokie Spa.
Once you get the bill, what do you do next? Listen to hear your options laid out in detail.
More Videos and Tutorials
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Click here for simple steps to transfer tax information into your FAFSA.
You can get a tax return transcript online or by mail. Click here for more information.
School Code: 003754
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (540) 231-5179 Fax: (540) 231-9139