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Applying for the Federal Pell Grant

Should I apply for financial aid?

Students pursuing a degree or certificate at UA Rich Mountain must apply for the Federal Pell Grant by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), in order to determine eligibility for Federal and State funds. FAFSA information is also used when determining institutional funds. Students can come by the Financial Aid Office or Educational Opportunity Center (EOC), a Federally funded TRiO program, for assistance with financial aid questions or completing the FAFSA application.

Need Help With FAFSA?

FAFSA Apply for Aid

How to Create a FSA ID

Who's my parent when I fill out my FAFSA?

Definitions and Sources for Unaccompanied Youth

FA Website - Unaccompanied Youth

Seven Easy Steps to the 2016-2017 FAFSA: A Student's Guide to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid


Lifetime Eligibility for Federal Pell Grant - Effective July 1, 2012


ATTENTION STUDENTS:  Effective 2012-2013, the student must import his/her tax information from the IRS using the FAFSA.  The following document will assist a student in requesting his/her tax transcript from the IRS, if the student was not able to import his/her tax information using the FAFSA.

Tax Transcript Request Process

IRS Data Retrieval Tool Process

IRS Data Retrieval Tool Tutorial

Undocumented Students

Undocumented Students may be eligible for some types of financial aid. Here are a few websites that have important education and financial aid information as it relates to undocumented students higher education access.