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Financial Aid at Aquinas College
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    Financial Aid

The Financial Aid process can be overwhelming. We make it easy. Our dedicated staff works hard to provide personalized service that can walk you through every step of the way. From millions of dollars in scholarships to federal financial aid, we make the AQ experience affordable. That’s what makes us a Best Value School.

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Aquinas College is very committed to making your education affordable. More than 90 percent of AQ students receive financial aid. The average financial aid package: More than $22,000. And, Aquinas was recently ranked the #3 Best Value Regional University.
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Graduate students can take advantage of Federal Direct loans, Hruby and Donnelly scholarships as well as the employer reimbursement program. This investment in your future is made easier through payment plans, making your education a top priority. 
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We are committed to affordability. Between the Welcome discount, federal and state grants, Federal Direct loans, scholarships, employer tuition reimbursement, and much more, this investment in your future could cost a lot less than you’d imagine. And, we make it even easier with payment plans.
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The 2021-22 FAFSA will be available for the 2021-22 academic year on 10/1/20. You will need to enter 2019 income and tax data for you and your parents (if applicable). For added convenience, you can use the IRS data retrieval tool to automatically import your tax information into your FAFSA from the IRS website. Click here for additional guidance from the IRS on getting your 2019 tax information.

The State of Michigan's FAFSA priority aid deadline is March 1st. If you file your 2021-22 FAFSA after March 1st, 2021, then you may lose out on free scholarships and grants.

  • $23 Million
    Scholarship Dollars Awarded Last Year
  • 99%
    Percentage of Undergraduate Students Receiving Scholarships or Grants
  • Top Performers on Social Mobility
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