Apply for Campus Aid
Make Earning an ACU Degree Achievable
We know college is an expensive investment and the process of applying and determining how you’ll pay for it can be overwhelming. We also know that an ACU degree is a valuable asset, one that will never lose its value and will prepare you for a successful career and life.
We have created these steps to help guide you and simplify the process of applying for financial aid to make your goal of attending ACU a reality.
How to Apply for Aid
Apply for Admission
Before we can determine if you are eligible for aid, you must first be approved for admission. Please submitted your application. (link “application”)
Complete your FAFSA at fafsa.ed.gov
Enter Arizona Christian University’s code 007113 to have a copy sent to ACU. If eligible, please use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool or DRT to complete the FAFSA.
Complete and submit all required documents at studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/index.action
- Loan Agreement for Subsidized/Unsubsidized Loans
- Entrance Counseling
- Parent Plus Loan Application – If applicable
- Parent Plus Master Promissory Note – If applicable
If selected for verification, all verification documents must be completed prior to any financial aid being applied to a students account for the upcoming academic year.
October 1, 2019 – FAFSA opens for the next academic year
|Documents||When to Complete|
|2019-2020 FAFSA||Opens October 1, 2018|
|2020-2021 FAFSA||Opens October 1, 2019|
|Master Promissory Note||Can be completed anytime|
|Entrance Counseling||Can be completed anytime|
|Parent Plus Loan||Complete 4 months prior to the start of semester. Credit check only good for 6 months|
Notification of Aid Package
All financial aid packages will be provided for student review in the student portal. If you have questions regarding your package or to make any changes, please contact your assigned Enrollment Management Specialist.